Sum scores for each individual. Allows arbitrary number of scores to be calculated using single function call.

sum_score(.data, ...)



the data which contains the variables to be summed over.


the names of the variables to be summed over.


returns scores summed over the given variables.


if (FALSE) { # Lets calculate two different Elixhauser scores for a data set 'filtered_d' elixh_score <- filtered_d %>% classify_elixhauser(icdcodes=CODE1) %>% sum_score(score_AHRQ,score_van_Walraven) head(elixh_score) }