Glasgow Coma Scale
- the Glasgow Coma Scale is a strong predictor of outcome;
- mortality and morbidity increase with lower scores, reaching 54% with scores between 5 and 7;
Use of admission glasgow coma score, pupil size, and pupil reactivity to determine outcome for trauma patients.
Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.
Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 2:22 pm