Geriatric Examination Tool Kit

Wells Clinical Prediction Rule (CPR) for Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)


Wells Clinical Prediction Rule for deep vein thrombosis (DVT)
- Online calculator: https://www.mdcalc.com/wells-criteria-dvt
Slovis B. Well's Criteria for Deep Vein Thrombosis. Accessed 11-22-19

Related article:

Hillegass E, Puthoff M, Frese EM, Thigpen M, Sobush DC, Auten B. Role of Physical Therapists in the Management of Individuals at Risk for or Diagnosed With Venous Thromboembolism: Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline. Phys Ther. 2016;96(2):143-166.



Wells Clinical Prediction Rule for pulmonary embolism (PE)
- Online calculator:  https://www.mdcalc.com/wells-criteria-pulmonary-embolism
Slovis B. Well's Criteria for Pulmonary Embolism. Accessed 11-22-19

Related article:

Torbicki A, Perrier A, Konstantinides S, et al. Guidelines on the diagnosis and management of acute pulmonary embolism: the Task  Force for the Diagnosis and Management of Acute Pulmonary Embolism of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Eur Heart J. 2008;29(18):2276-2315. (see page 8, Table 7)

Edited Oct. 2, 2020