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Uses physical exam elements and NT-proBNP to determine risk of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction in primary care patients with suspected heart failure.
Simplified (1 point each item) Wells Score for Pulmonary Embolism Risk. Use this first and if risk is low, go on to pulmonary embolism rule-out criteria (PERC).
accumulate these, save them to csv files, collect them in a spreadsheet, sort them, then regurgitate them back out as notes and discharge summaries.
This is the first Shorthand library. When you enter the letters of a Shorthand code, they are expanded after you click ‘Calculate Result’.
A less adversarial, more collaborative chart review form. Opportunity for constructive feedback.
Adjustment calculator for basal-bolus insulin for type 2 diabetes mellitus. It is intended for weekly use and suggests a basal insulin dose and a sliding bolus scale.
This tool helps you plan the weight gain you will need to travel to other planets in our solar system
The jumping off point for chronic, inflammatory arthritis diagnostic work. Based on the amazing algorithm(s) by Dr. Lipsky from 1997.
This calculator provides the MELD score utilizing sodium released in November 2015. The score is used in liver allocation in the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN).
This decision tool assists with management of patients with diabetic nephropathy (diabetes mellitus-related chronic kidney disease, stages III, IV, and V). It is not intended to manage CKD patients on dialysis.
Choose activities you can maintain.
Total time per week is more important than intensity.
Avoid burn-out by taking 1-2 days off per week
Bleach baths may help reduce colonization of Staphylococcus aureus bacteria in patients with eczema and frequent skin infections.
An 8-item screen for Intimate Partner Violence. Positive screens should be evaluated for risk with a tool such as the Danger Assessment
A 3-item screen for Intimate Partner Violence. Positive screens should be evaluated for risk with a tool such as the Danger Assessment
For people known to be at higher risk of BDD (such as individuals with symptoms of depression, social phobia, alcohol or substance misuse, OCD or an eating disorder), or for people with mild disfigurements or blemishes who are seeking a cosmetic or dermatological procedure, healthcare professionals should routinely consider and explore the possibility of BDD. In the assessment of people at higher risk of BDD, these five questions should be asked to help identify individuals with BDD.
For people known to be at higher risk of OCD (such as individuals with symptoms of depression, anxiety, alcohol or substance misuse, BDD or an eating disorder), or for people attending dermatology clinics, healthcare professionals should routinely consider and explore the possibility of comorbid OCD by asking direct questions about possible symptoms such as these.
Somatic symptoms are the core features of many medical diseases, and they are used to evaluate the severity and course of illness.
This decision tool is intended to help determine whether a CT scan is needed to evaluate a child’s head injury. If any of the 14 items is ‘YES’, a CT scan is recommended.
Checklist from the SAMHSA guideline for opioid addiction treatment with buprenorphine. Slightly modified to work as a checklist with binary elements.
Use CTRL or ⌘ plus left or right arrow or click on the “Fillable” button to hop between sets of 6 (six) asterisks.
Differential diagnosis of foodborne illness on the basis of onset of symptoms, symptom profile, symptom duration, and possible sources.
Decision tool to help answer the question posed by The Monotones, Elvis Costello, The Clash, The Black Eyed Peas, Whitney Houston, The Bee Gees, Whitesnake, Stevie Wonder, and nearly every other human on the planet.
A validated set of criteria based on the patient’s family history, their own CVD history, their untreated lipid levels and physical signs. The subsequent score categorizes patients by the likelihood of Familial Hypercholesterolemia (FH) diagnosis.
Decision tool gives current age-based Pap Smear recommendations. It also provides the recommendations for action on the basis of Pap Smear results. From the ASCCP guidelines.
This calculator is designed to help you adjust your gabapentin to better control your pain. It can help you find the most effective dose to control your pain.
Calculator for risk of postconcussion symptoms (such as headache, fatigue, inattentiveness, or forgetfulness) more than 28 days after the initial trauma.
“Powerful but fragile, hope is.” Nobody talks that way. And Yoda never said anything about hope, but if he did that’s how he would have said it. A 13-item checklist to strike back against despair.
The pregnancy wheel. Gives current gestational age and due date. Also gives conception date, 2nd and 3rd trimester start dates, and term date.
Pharyngitis calculator to aid diagnosis and treatment of patients 5 years and older is based on 5 items.
Calculator to determine whether pain is from spondyloarthropathy or other causes.
A pregnancy wheel to calculate gestational age from the known due date (EDC). Also gives conception date, 2nd and 3rd trimester start dates, and term date.
Syncope decision tool. There’s a good table with clinical features and suggested causes of syncope in the reference (see footnotes).*30-day morbidity/mortality includes death, myocardial infarction, arrhythmia, pulmonary embolism, stroke, subarachnoid hemorrhage, significant hemorrhage, anemia requiring transfusion, procedural intervention to treat a related cause of syncope, or any condition that is likely to cause the patient to return to the emergency department.
Clinical decision tool for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. This does actually suggest or refute a diagnosis of SLE if you get through all 3 steps and hit “Submit”.
Evaluate for need of C-spine Xray. This calculator applies the NEXUS C-Spine Rule to determine whether Xray is recommended.
Evaluate for need of C-spine Xray. This calculator applies the Canadian C-Spine Rule to determine whether Xray is recommended.
Fibromyalgia diagnosis calculator which includes the Widespread Pain Index (WPI).
Based on 1986 study, stratifies patients into 3 cardiac risk groups based on age, prior MI, angina, pulmonary edema, aortic stenosis, arrhythmia, emergent surgery, and general medical status.
This tool can be used to rule out pulmonary embolism if the pre-test probability of PE is low. A Wells PE Score of 1 or 0 is one way to meet this requirement (1.3% probability).
This is a calculator for monitoring and improving control for patients currently taking long-term control medication. For patients not taking long-term control medication, please see this page.
SUMMARY: Free, unvalidated questionnaire that can be used in assessment of asthma symptom control. The questions are from a 1995 NIH Asthma Pocket Guide referenced in the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program (NAEPP) guidelines
Rule to determine the prevalence and characteristics of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients who present to emergency departments with normal or nonspecific electrocardiograms (ECGs).
Calculator for the Body-mass index, airflow Obstruction, Dyspnea, and Exercise capacity (BODE) index in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
The Opioid Risk Tool (ORT) is an office-based assessment designed to predict which patients may develop aberrant, drug-related behaviors based on known risk factors associated with abuse or addiction.
This tool provides suggestions for Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) or Computed Tomography (CT) studies based on body area and clinical condition. It includes contrast recommendations where applicable.
The Obesity Management Checklist is intended to be used in serial fashion to support and encourage weight loss in obese adults and children.
This calculator provides the MELD score and mortality estimate for patients with cirrhosis. The score is used in liver allocation in the Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN).
This calculator is intended to help guide evaluation for dyspepsia and guide the workup once that diagnosis is established.
For adjustment of warfarin (coumadin). Includes dosage change and follow up recommendations.
This is obsolete and really for historically purposes only. Please see New calculator based on 2013 ACC/AHA guidelines