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    PRIEST COVID-19 Clinical Severity Score

    Predicts adverse outcome in adults presenting to ED with suspected COVID-19.

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    Launched during COVID-19 crisis. Not externally validated. Use with caution. COVID-19 Resource Center.

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    Female
    0
    Male
    +1
    16-49
    0
    50-65
    +2
    66-80
    +3
    >80
    +4
    <9
    +3
    9-11
    +1
    12-20
    0
    21-24
    +2
    >24
    +3
    >95%
    0
    94-95%
    +1
    92-93%
    +2
    <92%
    +3
    <41
    +3
    41-50
    +1
    51-90
    0
    91-110
    +1
    111-130
    +2
    >130
    +3
    <91
    +3
    91-100
    +2
    101-110
    +1
    111-219
    0
    >219
    +3
    <35.1°C (<95.18°F)
    +3
    35.1-36.0°C (95.18 - 96.8°F)
    +1
    36.1-38.0°C (>96.8 - 100.4°F)
    0
    38.1-39.0°C (>100.4 - 102.2°F)
    +1
    >39.0°C (>102.2°F)
    +2
    Alert
    0
    Confused or not alert
    +3
    Air
    0
    Supplemental oxygen
    +2
    Unrestricted normal activity
    0
    Limited strenuous activity, can do light activity
    +1
    Limited activity, can self-care
    +2
    Limited self-care
    +3
    Bed/chair bound, no self-care
    +4

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    Dr. Steve Goodacre

    About the Creator

    Steve Goodacre, MB, ChB, MRCP, DipIMC, FRCEM, MSc, PhD, is a professor of emergency medicine at the University of Sheffield in England. He is also the senior associate editor of the Annals of Emergency Medicine journal and chair of the NIHR Clinical Trials Unit Standing Advisory Committee. Dr. Goodacre's primary research is focused on emergency care organization, clinical risk prediction, and economic analysis.

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