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Table 1 Parameters included in the scoring systems

From: Risk scoring systems for adults admitted to the emergency department: a systematic review

Parameter ALT[12] EWS[19] TTS[16] RLD[13] WPS[20] SCS[14] HOTEL[15] RAPS[17] REMS[21] GS[18]
Age      
Sex          
Admission (acute or planned)          
Ability to stand unaided         
Coma          
New stroke          
Dyspnoea          
Nursing home resident          
Diabetes          
Abnormal EKG         
Spend time in bed prior to admission          
Vital signs           
Heart rate     
Systolic blood pressure      
Diastolic blood pressure          
Mean blood pressure         
Respiratory rate     
Temperature      
Level of consciousness (AVPU)  1       
Level of consciousness (GCS)   1     
Oxygen saturation    
Urine production   2        
Altered mental state          
Blood tests           
Albumin         
Lactate dehydrogenase          
Alanine transaminase          
Aspartate aminotransferase          
Creatinine          
Blood Urea Nitrogen         
Sodium          
Potassium          
Glucose          
Haemoglobin          
Leucocytes         
Neutrophilocytes          
  1. 1 Either AVPU or GCS according to original study, review article
  2. 2 Regarded as normal in all cases (not analyzed in the study), review article