Table 7

Selected Multivariable Risk Scores to Predict Outcome in HF

Risk ScoreReference/Link
Chronic HF
 All patients with chronic HF
 Seattle Heart Failure Model(203) http://SeattleHeartFailureModel.org
 Heart Failure Survival Score(199) http://handheld.softpedia.com/get/Health/Calculator/HFSS-Calc-37354.shtml
 CHARM Risk Score(206)
 CORONA Risk Score(207)
 Specific to chronic HFpEF
 I-PRESERVE Score(201)
 Acutely decompensated HF
 ADHERE Classification and Regression Tree (CART) Model(200)
 American Heart Association Get With The Guidelines Score(205) http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/HealthcareProfessional/GetWithTheGuidelinesHFStroke/GetWithTheGuidelinesHeartFailureHomePage/Get-With-The-Guidelines-Heart-Failure-Home-%20Page_UCM_306087_SubHomePage.jsp
 EFFECT Risk Score(202) http://www.ccort.ca/Research/CHFRiskModel.aspx
 ESCAPE Risk Model and Discharge Score(214)
 OPTIMIZE HF Risk-Prediction Nomogram(215)

ADHERE indicates Acute Decompensated Heart Failure National Registry; CHARM, Candesartan in Heart failure-Assessment of Reduction in Mortality and morbidity; CORONA, Controlled Rosuvastatin Multinational Trial in Heart Failure; EFFECT, Enhanced Feedback for Effective Cardiac Treatment; ESCAPE, Evaluation Study of Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Artery Catheterization Effectiveness; HF, heart failure; HFpEF, heart failure with preserved ejection fraction; I-PRESERVE, Irbesartan in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction Study; and OPTIMIZE, Organized Program to Initiate Lifesaving Treatment in Hospitalized Patients with Heart Failure.