Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale

Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale

Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale

Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale

1.Verbal Response?
2.Eye Opening?
3.Motor Response?
Created by on 04/00/2016

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About this Calculator

The Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale was developed as a modification of the adult GCS Scale to objectively measure neurologic function in head injuries. It is intended for use in patients under 2 years old. In a 2005 trial it was demonstrated to be effective for use on pediatric preverbal patients with blunt head trauma with regards to need for acute intervention.

References

Holmes et al.

Performance of the pediatric glasgow coma scale in children with blunt head trauma.

Academic Emergency Medicine 2005, 12 (9): 814-9

The Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale calculator is created by QxMD.

1. Verbal Response?

Created by on 04/00/2016

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