Gabriel M. Leung, MD, MPH; Timothy H. Rainer, MD, MRCP; Fei-Lung Lau, MBBS, FRCS; Irene O.L. Wong, MPhil, MMedSc; Anna Tong, MBBS, FRCS (Edin); Tai-Wai Wong, MBBS, FRCS (Edin); James H.B. Kong, MBBS, FRCS; Anthony J. Hedley, MD, FRCP; Tai-Hing Lam, MD, FFPH; Hospital Authority SARS Collaborative Group
RT-PCR = reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction; SARS = severe acute respiratory syndrome.
Quartile 1 represents a risk score of 8 to 12, quartile 2 represents a risk score of 13 to 15, quartile 3 represents a risk score of 16 to 18, and quartile 4 represents a risk score of 19 to 30.
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Leung GM, Rainer TH, Lau F, Wong IO, Tong A, Wong T, et al. A Clinical Prediction Rule for Diagnosing Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome in the Emergency Department. Ann Intern Med. 2004;141:333-342. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-141-5-200409070-00106
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