Risk stratification for hospitalization in acute asthma: The CHOP classification tree Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Asthma
  • Decision Trees
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Patient Admission
  • Risk Assessment
  • Severity of Illness Index

abstract

  • We developed and externally validated a novel classification tree for hospitalization among ED patients with acute asthma. Use of this explicit risk stratification rule may aid decision making in the emergency care of acute asthma.

publication date

  • September 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2939861

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ajem.2009.04.009

PubMed ID

  • 20837258

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 803

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 28

number

  • 7