The RACE Score

The RACE Score (Rapid Clinical Evaluation) is specially designed for smartphones. This score avoids direct numerical data inputs and limits their entry to simple categorical lists. The time needed for score calculation does not exceed few seconds for each patients. Moreover, the selected variables are readily available as routine daily measurements for cardiac surgical intensive care patients.

The RACE score will be presented at the EACTS Meeting 2012 in Barcelona, Spain.

You are invited to test the RACE Score as an iPhone Applet by now under:

Details of the Score and its calculation will be presented after the publication in the European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery.