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Table 1 Items for calculating Geneva score in original and simplified version are presented

From: The diagnostic value of D-dimer with simplified Geneva score (SGS) pre-test in the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism (PE)

Items Original Version Simplified Version
Age > 65 1 1
Previous DVT or PE 3 1
Surgery or fracture within one month 2 1
Active malignant condition 2 1
Unilateral lower limb pain 3 1
Hemoptysis 2 1
Heart rate
 75–94 b.p.m. 3 1
  ≥ 95 b.p.m. 5 2
 Pain on deep palpation of lower limb and unilateral oedema 4 1
Clinical probability
 PE-unlikely 0–5 0–2
 PE-likely >  5 >  2
  1. DVT deep vein thrombosis, PE pulmonary embolism, b.p.m. beat per minute