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Table 2 Scoring systems used in cardiac surgery

From: Clinical review: Practical recommendations on the management of perioperative heart failure in cardiac surgery

  EF with highest risk Incidence in high-risk group* Mortality in high-risk group Reference
EuroSCORE <30% 3 of all, ≥6 10.25 to 12.16% [16]
Pons Score - (NYHA IV) 10 of all, ≥30 54.4% [85]
French Score ≤30% 5 of all, >6 21.2% [86]
Ontario Province Risk Score <20% 3 of all, ≥8 14.51% [87]
Cleveland Clinic Score <35% 3 of all, 10 to 31 44.6% [88]
Parsonnet Score <30% 4 of all, ≥20 >20% [89]
  1. EF, ejection fraction; NYHA, New York Heart Association.