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Blatchford score

(blach′fŏrd)

[O. Blatchford, contemporary Scottish gastroenterologist]
An assessment tool to determine which patients with upper GI bleeding are likely to rebleed or die from hemorrhage and therefore which patients would benefit from urgent endoscopy.

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Blatchford Score." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762117/all/Blatchford_score.
Blatchford score. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762117/all/Blatchford_score. Accessed August 20, 2019.
Blatchford score. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762117/all/Blatchford_score
Blatchford Score [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 20]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/762117/all/Blatchford_score.
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