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Table 4 Establishment of the MELD-ΔLA scoring system

From: Establishment of MELD-lactate clearance scoring system in predicting death risk of critically ill cirrhotic patients

Variables Score
0 1
Creatinine, mg/dL  < 1.2  ≥ 1.2
Bilirubin, mg/dL  < 2.0  ≥ 2.0
INR  < 1.7  ≥ 1.7
Lactate first, mmol/L  < 2.6  ≥ 2.6
ΔLA, %  ≥ 4.0  < 4.0
Vasopressors No Yes
  1. INR, international normalized ratio; ΔLA, lactate clearance