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Used to determine the need to anti-coagulate a patient who has AF

CHA2DS2-VASc Score

2

Used to estimate the risk of major bleeding for patients on anticoagulation for AF

HAS-BLED Score

3

Used to predict the 3-month outcome in ischaemic stroke patients receiving tPA

DRAGON Score

4

Used to identify the risk of stroke in patients who have had a suspected TIA

ABCD2 Score

5

Used to determine the risk of cardiovascular event in the next 10 years

QRISK2 Score

6

Used to determine if a patient has moderate or severe CAP

CURB 65

7

Used to determine nutritional risk

MUST Score (Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool)

8

APGAR score

First test designed to assess the newborn for any medical emergency, given at 1 minute and again at 5 minutes.

Appearance
Pulse
Grimace (reflexes)
Activity (movement)
Respiration (breathing + effort)

9

Ferriman-Gallwey scoring system

Ferriman-Gallwey scoring system: 9 body areas are assigned a score of 0 - 4, a score > 15 is considered to indicate moderate or severe hirsutism