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  Hepatitis Discriminant Function for Corticosteroid Therapy in Alcoholic Hepatitis

 
The EBMcalc module Hepatitis Discriminant Function for Corticosteroid Therapy in Alcoholic Hepatitis is available in EBMcalc Complete Edition.
 

 
This calculator yields the following results:
 
Equation parameters include:
 
References
  1. Carithers RL Jr, Herlong HF, Diehl AM, Shaw EW, Combes B, Fallon HJ, Maddrey WC. Methylprednisolone therapy in patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis. A randomized multicenter trial. Ann Intern Med. 1989 May 1;110(9):685-90. PMID: 2648927 PubMed Logo
  2. Maddrey WC, Boitnott JK, Bedine MS, et.al. Corticosteroid therapy of alcoholic hepatitis. Gastroenterology. 1978 Aug;75(2):193-9. PMID: 352788 PubMed Logo
  3. Ramond MJ, Poynard T, Rueff B, Mathurin P, Theodore C, Chaput JC, Benhamou JP. A randomized trial of prednisolone in patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis. N Engl J Med. 1992 Feb 20;326(8):507-512. PMID: 1531090 PubMed Logo
  4. Scott L. Friedman, MD et. al. editors. Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Gastroenterology. 2nd Ed. (2003). NLMN: 101156628 NCBI Logo

 

 
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