ANDREA CIARROCCHI

WINDOWS 10 & ANDROID APPS

Calculates MELD (Model for
End-stage Liver Disease) and PELD (Pediatric End-stage Liver Disease) scores.

MELD
score il calculated
according to the original formula and to the modifications introduced by UNOS.

MELD
= 3.78 × ln [serum bilirubin (mg/dL)] + 11.2 × ln[INR] + 9.57 × ln[serum creatinine (mg/dL)]
+ 6.43

1
If the patient has been dialyzed twice within the last 7 days, then the value
for serum creatinine used should be 4.0

2
Any value less than one is given a value of 1 to prevent the occurrence of
scores below 0.

PELD
= 4.80 x [ln Serum bilirubin (mg/dL)] + 18.57[ln INR]
- 6.87[ln albumin (g/dL)] + 4.36(<1 years old) +
6.67(growth failure)