The creation of the Rothman Index was the commencement of our work
Ten years ago the Rothman brothers developed the Rothman Index (RI), which has emerged as the clinical gold standard for visualizing and trending patient condition. Today, the Rothman Society for Innovation and Research continues that work, created to house all research, testing and development related to the RI.
Our mission is open to all: whether a partner client of our sister organization PeraHealth, or an independent researcher keen to test the RI in an original research effort. We welcome anyone who wishes to collaborate and engage in rigorous scientific discussion around refining and improving the RI and its application.
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EVENT: 2018 Palliative care symposium
The National Symposium for Academic Palliative Care Education and Research is the premier gathering of palliative care professionals devoted to advancing palliative care education and research with the goal of improving care for those with serious, chronic, or life-threatening illness.
The Rothman Index predicts patient deterioration across all disease categories. The research team is studying the use of the RI to screen for sepsis specifically.
In partnership with CHOC, the research team has recently submitted a paper on the RSIR model to predict 30-day unplanned readmissions for pediatrics.
Join us on October 11th, 2018 at 2 p.m.ET for our next PeraHealth webinar, Rethinking Sepsis: The Promise of Global Clinical Surveillance. We will focus on how global clinical surveillance has the potential to transform sepsis management. Secure your spot here to learn how the Rothman Index is rethinking sepsis with predictive, real-time clinical surveillance.
“One of the things that we’ve realized is how much more there is yet to learn. The Society is really the way that powers us forward.” - Michael Rothman, Chief Science Officer
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