Rapid Emergency Medicine Score and HOTEL Score in Geriatric Patients Admitted to the Emergency Department


DÜNDAR Z. D. , KARAMERCAN M. A. , Ergin M., Colak T., Tuncar A., Ayranci K., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY, vol.9, no.2, pp.87-92, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijge.2015.02.003
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF GERONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.87-92
  • Keywords: geriatrics, HOTEL, in-hospital mortality, Rapid Emergency Medicine Score, risk scoring system, EARLY WARNING SCORE, MORTALITY, PREDICTION, ADMISSIONS, OUTCOMES
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Emergency risk scoring systems have been defined in order to identify the health status of the patients on admission to the emergency department. In this study, we aimed to investigate the prognostic values of Rapid Emergency Medicine Score (REMS), REMS without age and the HOTEL scores in geriatric patients.