|The DAS can reliably be used by clinicians to make a more informed decision in dialogue with the patient and their family whether or not to proceed with surgical intervention. Identification of low-risk patients with the DAS can potentially reduce turn-down rates.
The Dutch Aneurysm Score should be referenced as below:
von Meijenfeldt GC, van Beek, S.C., Bastos Gonçalves, F., Verhagen, H.J., Zeebregts, C.J., Vahl, A.C., Wisselink, W., van der Laan, M.J., Balm, R. Development and external validation of a model predicting death after surgery in patients with a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm; the Dutch Aneurysm Score. Submitted.