Rockall Score for Gib

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    Rockall Score for Gib

    @JoePinero

    GI bleeds have been a subject of significant research over the past decade. Let’s review the Rockall risk stratification tool.

    RISK STRATISFICATION TOOL

    ROCKALL SCORE:

    Rockall

    Score > 3 = good prognosis (rebleed < 11%, mortality < 3%)
    Score > 8   (rebleed < 42%, mortality < 42 %)

    Vreeburg E, Terwee C, Snel P, et al. Validation of the Rockall risk scoring system in upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Gut. Mar 1999;44(3): 331-335

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