TITLE

Trauma Score

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2229
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "trauma score" is presented. It refers to a numerical grading system combining the Glasgow Coma Scale and measurements of cardiopulmonary function as a gauge of severity of injury and predictor of survival after blunt trauma to the head.
ACCESSION #
21249235

 

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