Table 3

Predicted mortality for an individual presenting with a number of risk factors

Mortality (%)
No of risk
factors
Total no of
patients
No of patients
deceased
Mortality (%)Bryan et al6
0509122.27.1
13494512.922.8
21685532.754.8
323730.4100
  • The table presents the number of risk factors according to the prognostic model of 5-year survival for newly diagnosed systemic sclerosis.6 The number of patients and mortality in the current study are compared with the mortality in the original study by Bryan et al.6