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Epistaxis Scoring System (ESS)

Katsanis E, Luke K-H, Hsu E, Li M, Lillicrap D

Scoring system

N.B.: These scores are posted with the permission of the developers.


The ESS assesses severity of epistaxis and can be used to identify patients who require a bleeding diasthesis workup. The target population is children with epistaxis.

Contact person(s):
E Katsanis: [email protected]

Date of this review: August 26, 2013
Updated: April 2014