Table 1

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Predisposing conditionsScoreRisk modifiersScore
Shock2Alcohol abuse1
Aspiration2BMI >30 kg/m2 1
Sepsis1Hypoalbuminaemia1
Pneumonia1.5Chemotherapy1
High-risk surgeryFiO2>0.35 (>4 L/min)2
  Orthopaedic spine1RR >30 bpm1.5
  Acute abdomen2SpO2<95%1
  Cardiac2.5Acidosis (PH <7.35)1.5
  Aortic vascular3.5Diabetes mellitus*−1
  Emergency surgery1.5
High-risk trauma
  Traumatic brain injury2
  Smoke inhalation2
  Near drowning2
  Lung contusion1.5
  Multiple fractures1.5
  • *To consider only in patients with sepsis.

  • BMI, body mass index; FiO2, inspired oxygen fraction; RR, respiratory rate; SpO2, pulse oximetry oxygen saturation.