Diagnostic Tools and Calculators

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LiverTox
Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Score (MELD Score)
Pediatric End-Stage Liver Disease Score (PELD Score)
Child-Pugh Score

Specific Liver Diseases Tools & Calculators

Alcoholic Hepatitis
Maddrey's Discriminant Function for Alcoholic Hepatitis

Hepatic Encephalopathy 
Clinical Hepatic Encephalopathy Staging Scale (CHESS)
Hepatic Encephalopathy Symptom Tracker and Monitoring Tool (for Patients & Caregivers)

Hepatitis B
Reach-B Score



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Purpose: Award-winning interactive touch-screen computer terminal that helps doctors communicate liver disease information more effectively to patients and their caregivers at the point of care. This system is loaded with information for both doctors and their patients including: images, understanding, lifestyle, prescription and over-the-counter medications, consumer care and professional tools.



LiverTox
Purpose: Up-to-date, accurate, and easily accessed information on the diagnosis, cause, frequency, patterns, and management of liver injury attributable to prescription and non-prescription medications, herbals and dietary supplements.

Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Score (MELD Score)
Purpose: To assess the severity of liver disease and to determine prognosis and prioritize for receipt of a liver transplant.

Pediatric End-Stage Liver Disease Score (PELD Score)

Purpose: To assess the severity of liver disease for children under 12 years of age and to determine prognosis and prioritize for receipt of a liver transplant.


Child-Pugh Score

Purpose: To assess the severity of cirrhosis.


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ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS
 Maddrey's Discriminant Function for Alcoholic Hepatitis
Purpose: To predict prognosis in alcohol-related hepatitis and identify patients for treatment with steroids.


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HEPATIC ENCEPHALOPATHY

Clinical Hepatic Encephalopathy Staging Scale (CHESS)

By Dr. Christopher Rose (CRCHUM, University of Montreal) and Dr. Philip Wong (McGill University Health Centre), June 2016
Introductory letter available here.  



Hepatic Encephalopathy Symptom Tracker and Monitoring Tool (for Patients & Caregivers)
By Dr. Christopher Rose (CRCHUM, University of Montreal) and Dr. Philip Wong (McGill University Health Centre), June 2016





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HEPATITIS B

Reach-B Score Purpose: To predict liver cancer risk in patients with chronic hepatitis B.

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: The information links above have been chosen based on their content, source and potential usefulness for our site visitors and are provided here as a public service with regard to liver-related issues. However, the Canadian Liver Foundation assumes no responsibility for any information on these sites and the inclusion of a link on this page does not constitute an endorsement of any sponsoring organization or individual by the Canadian Liver Foundation.


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