Emergency Heart Failure Mortality Risk Grade

A novel heart failure risk score calculator that uses a clinical decision support algorithm to mathematically combine important clinical factors into a single risk score that provides a probability of a patient with heart failure dying within seven days.

Inventors

  • Dr. Douglas Lee
  • Dr. Jack Tu

Status

Validated technology based on multi-centre study of 86 hospitals and a population-based random sample of 12,591 patients; Online risk calculator available for use since 2012 and used by over 500 researchers. Team is actively pursuing business development opportunities to identify potential licensing candidates for this patent-pending technology.

MaRS Innovation Contact

Fanny Sie