- GI Hep
Maddrey Discriminant Function
Formula : 4.6 * ( PT – Control PT ) + Tbili )
The Maddrey Discriminant Function is a calculation for patients with alcoholic hepatitis and stratifies them for risk of mortality and the use of steroids.
Explanation of Result : If > 32 indicates a poor prognosis and potential for steroid use. * Please verify all calculations prior to clinical use.
- PMID: 352788.