Diagnostic accuracy of the STRATIFY clinical prediction rule for falls

Source: BioMedCentral Family Practice, 2012,13:76

Follow this link for abstract

Date of publication: August 2012

Publication type: Article

In a nutshell: This is a systematic review and meta-analysis to determine the diagnostic accuracy of the STRATIFY score, which is a clinical prediction rule used to assist clinicians in identifying patients at risk of falling. It concludes that the rule is limited, and should not be used in isolation to identify high risk individuals.

Length of publication: 23 pages

Some important notes: Follow this link for the provisional full text PDF

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: