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Table 2 Outcome measures by CURB-65 and PMEWS score

From: Physiological-social score (PMEWS) vs. CURB-65 to triage pandemic influenza: a comparative validation study using community-acquired pneumonia as a proxy

   Outcome 1: Admission n = 241 Outcome 2: ICU (level 3) or HDU (level 2) care n = 144 Outcome 3: Mortality n = 186
   Admitted Not admitted Level 2/3 care Level 0/1 care Death Survival
CURB-65 0 16 53 0 12 0 15
  1 40 19 5 35 2 44
  2 42 5 12 30 9 39
  3 39 0 15 19 13 34
  4 23 0 2 12 15 11
  5 4 0 0 2 3 1
PMEWS 0 1 20 0 2 0 2
  1 1 22 0 7 0 7
  2 8 13 1 9 0 11
  3 12 12 0 18 3 19
  4 16 6 2 13 5 12
  5 20 3 1 21 5 26
  6 15 1 4 11 5 15
  7 24 0 4 14 5 17
  8 14 0 4 7 3 11
  9 16 0 8 3 7 9
  10 13 0 6 2 3 8
  11 9 0 1 1 3 2
  12 5 0 1 1 2 2
  13 3 0 0 1 0 1
  14 2 0 1 0 1 1
  15 1 0 0 0 0 0
  17 1 0 1 0 0 1
  24 1 0 0 0 0 0
  NR 2 0     
  1. NR: not recorded