In the following model, survival probability of a patient with end stage liver disease is estimated based on the following variables. Please enter data in the corresponding boxes.
This is the original version of the MELD scale as developed by investigators at Mayo Clinic. A number of modification have been made by UNOS to the model for its implementation in organ allocation for liver transplantation. The UNOS-modified version is also available on this site under MELD, UNOS modification.
*Kamath et al. "Hepatology" 2001;33:464-470. PubMed