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  • Subject and Topic:
    • Medical - Calculating
  • Creator: e-MedTools
  • Type: App
  • Language: English
  • Platform: iOS
  • Price: Free
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CURB-65: Medical Risk Calculator for Bacterial and Viral Pneumonia

https://itunes.apple.com/hk/app/curb-65-medical-risk-calculator/id1016302555?mt=8
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Description:

This app is used to help you calculate your CURB-65 value, while this value is a clinical prediction of your risk of having pneumonia. The five components of the value are Confusion, Blood Urea nitrogen greater than 19 mg/dL, Respiratory rate of 30 breaths per minute or greater, Blood pressure less than 90 mmHg systolic or diastolic blood pressure 60 mmHg or less, Age of 65 years or older.


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Theodore Hung

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  • Not really useful

    The CURB-65 value can be easily calculated by hand, and the app has only a single function of calculating the values. Thus it is kind of useless for me.

  • Tips for using the product

    You can link the app to apple watch to enhance its function.