Palliative Performance Scale

  • Population: Outpatients with advanced cancer, 81% with metastatic cancer. Please use with caution in non-cancer patients. For non-cancer patients, the Walter Index may be more appropriate.
  • Outcome: Median Survival in days
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Risk Calculator

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