Risk Prediction Score for Pediatric Patients with Suspected Ebola Virus Disease
Alicia E. Genisca1
, Tzu-Chun Chu1
, Lawrence Huang, Monique Gainey, Moyinoluwa Adeniji, Eta N. Mbong, Stephen B. Kennedy, Razia Laghari, Fiston Nganga, Rigo F. Muhayangabo, Himanshu Vaishnav, Shiromi M. Perera, Andrés Colubri2
, Adam C. Levine2
, and Ian C. Michelow23
Author affiliations: Brown Emergency Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA (A.E. Genisca, H. Vaishnav, A.C. Levine); Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence (A.E. Genisca, A.C. Levine, I.C. Michelow); University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA (T.C. Chu); Brown University, Providence (L. Huang, M. Adeniji); Rhode Island Hospital, Providence (M. Gainey); International Medical Corps, Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo (E.N. Mbong, R. Laghari, F. Nganga, R.F. Muhayangabo); Ministry of Health, Monrovia, Liberia (S.B. Kennedy); International Medical Corps, Washington, DC, USA (S.M. Perera); University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA (A. Colubri)
Figure 3. Comparison of strength of discrimination using areas under the curve for study of risk prediction score for pediatric patients with suspected Ebola virus disease in West Africa. A) Ebola diagnostic model; B) Pediatric Ebola Risk Score; C) World Health Organization criteria. The shaded blue regions within each of the panels represent the confidence bands for the areas under the curve.
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