Bleeding scores upper GI


Blatchford score is used for risk assessment for intervention in upper GI bleeding.

Banister T et al. Discharge of patients with an acute upper gastrointestinal bleed from the emergency department using anextended Glasgow-Blatchford Score. BMJ Open Gastro 2018;5:e000225. doi:10.1136/ bmjgast-2018-000225

ESGE guideline non-variceal upper GI bleeding:

Rockall score is used for predicting mortality in upper GI bleeding

New scoring system using machine learning to predict which patients can go home for outpatient clinic gastroscopy and which patients need to be admitted for clinical gastroscopy (it predicts the need of (endoscopic) intervention. Link below

Validation of a Machine Learning Model That Outperforms Clinical Risk Scoring Systems for Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding Shung, Dennis L. et al. Gastroenterology 2019