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Table 3 The Alpha score standards

From: A novel risk model for mortality and hospitalization following cardiac resynchronization therapy in patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy: the alpha-score

LetterRisk factorScore (if present)
ALeft atrial diameter (> 44.5 cm)1
Lnon-left bundle branch block1
PN-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (> 13.53 per 100 pg/ml)1
Hhigh sensitivity C-reactive protein (> 2.87 umol/L)1
ANYHA IV1
Max score 5