Palliative Performance Scale

  • Population: Outpatients with advanced cancer
  • Outcome: Median Survival in days
  • Scroll to the bottom for more detailed information

Risk Calculator
1. How ambulatory is this patient?
2. What is the patient's daily level of activity? Is there any evidence of disease?
3. How much self-care assistance does this patient require?
4. How much oral intake does this patient have?
5. What is this patient's level of consciousness?
Your best guess of median survival in days

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