Simplification of a scoring system maintained overall accuracy but decreased the proportion classified as low risk
posted by WM Admin on 15 June 2015
Year of Publication
Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, 13 May [Epub before print]
Journal article (peer reviewed)
The authors "... examined whether, and how, simplifications affected the performance of a validated score for identifying adults with chest pain in an emergency department who have low risk of major adverse cardiac events".
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