Table 4 Receiver operator characteristics area under the curve (95% CI)
All patientsLRI patientsKGH patients
Abbreviated MEDS score0.82 (0.78 to 0.87)0.81 (0.74 to 0.86)0.85 (0.78 to 0.91)
MEW score0.72 (0.67 to 0.77)0.63 (0.55 to 0.70)0.89 (0.81 to 0.93)
Lactate0.62 (0.54 to 0.70)0.62 (0.54 to 0.70)N/A
  • KGH, Kettering General Hospital; LRI, Leicester Royal Infirmary; MEDS, Mortality in Emergency Department Sepsis; MEW, Modified Early Warning.