*Complications of traumatic brain injury

The risk of complications increases with the severity of the trauma; however even mild traumatic brain injury can result in ... The lower the Glasgow Coma Score (GCS), the higher the chance of Neurostorming. Neurostorms occur when the patient's Autonomic ... "Traumatic brain injury Complications - Mayo Clinic". Mayo Clinic. Retrieved 2017-01-31. "Brain Injury: Complications and ... Different behavioral problems are characteristic of the location of injury; for instance, frontal lobe injuries often result in ...

*Injury Severity Score

The Injury Severity Score (ISS) is an established medical score to assess trauma severity. It correlates with mortality, ... "The Injury Severity Score: a method for describing patients with multiple injuries and evaluating emergency care". The Journal ... The ISS scores ranges from 1 to 75 (i.e. AIS scores of 5 for each category). If any of the three scores is a 6, the score is ... Copes, W.S.; H.R. Champion; W.J. Sacco; M.M. Lawnick; S.L. Keast; L.W. Bain (1988). "The Injury Severity Score revisited". The ...

*Blunt trauma personal protective equipment

Those threats can result in minor to unsurvivable injuries, which are quantified with an injury severity score on the ... "The Injury Severity Score: a method for describing patients with multiple injuries and evaluating emergency care". The Journal ... Copes, W.S.; H.R. Champion; W.J. Sacco; M.M. Lawnick; S.L. Keast; L.W. Bain (1988). "The Injury Severity Score revisited". The ... Blunt Trauma Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) protects the wearer against injuries caused by blunt impacts. For law ...

*Pediatric trauma

doi:10.1016/j.injury.2011.08.032. PMID 21978766. Baker SP, O'Neill B, Haddon W Jr, Long WB (1974). "The Injury Severity Score: ... Examples include the Injury Severity Score and a modified version of the Glasgow Coma Scale. More complex classification ... Copes WS, Champion HR, Sacco WJ, Lawnick MM, Keast SL, Bain LW (1988). "The Injury Severity Score revisited". The Journal of ... In most cases the severity of a pediatric trauma injury is determined by the pediatric trauma score despite the fact that some ...

*Logistic regression

Trauma Score and the Injury Severity Score". The Journal of trauma. 27 (4): 370-378. doi:10.1097/00005373-198704000-00005. PMID ... For example, the Trauma and Injury Severity Score (TRISS), which is widely used to predict mortality in injured patients, was ... Multiple Organ Dysfunction Score: A reliable descriptor of a complex clinical outcome // Crit. Care Med. - 1995. - Vol. 23. - ... Le Gall J.-R., Lemeshow S., Saulnier F. A new Simplified Acute Physiology Score (SAPS II) based on a European/North American ...

*Improving Trauma Care Act of 2014

For research purposes the definition is often based on an injury severity score (ISS) of greater than 15. This summary is based ... Palmer, C (2007). "Major trauma and the injury severity score--where should we set the bar?". Annual proceedings / Association ... The bill would expand the definition of trauma to also include an injury resulting from exposure to an extrinsic agent that is ... Similar legislation, S. 2406, was introduced in the United States Senate by Senator Jack Reed (D-RI). An injury is the damage ...

*Health management system

Rodriguez DJ, Sandoval W, Clevenger FW (October 1995). "Is measured energy expenditure correlated to injury severity score in ... injury, and other threats to our well-being. An analogy is explicitly made with the health economics consideration used in ... heal or restore itself from injury, infection or other physiological disruption. The deployment of self-treatments have costs ... or restorative capabilities against injuries, infections and physiological disruption. Examples include: Immune responses Fever ...

*Deployment cost-benefit selection in physiology

Rodriguez, D. J.; Sandoval, W.; Clevenger, F. W. (1995). "Is Measured Energy Expenditure Correlated to Injury Severity Score in ...

*Polytrauma

... such as a serious head injury in addition to a serious burn. The term is defined via an Injury Severity Score (ISS) equal to, ... and falling debris may produce multiple injuries including brain injury, loss of limbs, burns, fractures, blindness, and ... This is because car crashes often occur at high velocities, causing multiple injuries. On admission to hospital any trauma ... Polytrauma often results from blast injuries sustained from improvised explosive devices, or by a hit with a rocket-propelled ...

*Major trauma

For research purposes the definition often is based on an injury severity score (ISS) of greater than 15. Injuries generally ... The healing time of an injury depends on various factors including sex, age, and the severity of injury. The symptoms of injury ... Palmer, C (2007). "Major trauma and the injury severity score-where should we set the bar?". Annual Proceedings of the ... Injury prevention strategies are commonly used to prevent injuries in children, who are a high risk population. Injury ...

*Abbreviated Injury Scale

Severity of score Abbreviated Injury Score-Code is on a scale of one to six, one being a minor injury and six being maximal ( ... A universally accepted injury aggregation function has not yet been proposed, though the injury severity score and its ... Injury severity score Functional capacity index Official website Thomas A. Gennarelli, Elaine Wodzin (Hrsg.): The Abbreviated ... The score describes three aspects of the injury using seven numbers written as 12(34)(56).7 Type Location Severity Each number ...

*Early appropriate care

... with a focus on resuscitation rather than injury severity score. Bone LB, Johnson KD, Weigelt J, Scheinberg R (1989). "Early ... "External fixation as a bridge to intramedullary nailing for patients with multiple injuries and with femur fractures: damage ... system in orthopaedic trauma surgery aiming to identify serious major trauma patients and treat the most time-critical injuries ...

*Motorcycle safety

The accident victims were those who were killed, admitted or treated at hospital "with an injury severity score >5 within 24 ... Injury severity increases with speed, alcohol involvement and motorcycle size. In the multiple vehicle accidents, the driver of ... The Hurt Report also commented on injuries after an accident stating that the likelihood of injury is extremely high in these ... The Hurt Report concluded that crash bars are not an effective injury countermeasure; the reduction of injury to the ankle-foot ...

*Trauma quality improvement program

... also known as the Trauma Injury Severity Score (TRISS). Other studies, such as the 2006 National Study of the Costs and ... high prevalence of low Injury Severity Scores for patients with early death who did not receive complete diagnostic testing or ... Patients in the third cohort had a blunt single-system injury with an AIS score ≥ 3 in only one AIS body region, with the ... The second cohort was composed of trauma patients with penetrating truncal injuries with an AIS score ≥ 3 in at least one ...

*List of MeSH codes (N05)

... injury severity score MeSH N05.715.360.300.715.550 --- nursing records MeSH N05.715.360.300.715.700 --- registries MeSH N05.715 ... trauma severity indices MeSH N05.715.360.300.715.500.800.100 --- abbreviated injury scale MeSH N05.715.360.300.715.500.800.325 ...

*Index of trauma & orthopaedics articles

Injury Severity Score - Internal fixation - Intervertebral disc annuloplasty - Intervertebral disc arthroplasty - ... Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means to treat musculoskeletal injuries, sports injuries, degenerative ... A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Abbreviated Injury Scale - Acetabular fracture - Acheiropodia - Achilles ... Mirel's Score - Monostotic fibrous dysplasia - Monteggia fracture - Moore or Southern posterior approach to the hip - Moore's ...

*List of MeSH codes (N04)

... injury severity score MeSH N04.452.859.675 --- nursing records MeSH N04.452.859.819 --- registries MeSH N04.452.859.819.725 ... trauma severity indices MeSH N04.452.859.564.800.125 --- abbreviated injury scale MeSH N04.452.859.564.800.250 --- glasgow coma ...

*Clinical prediction rule

Orthopaedics Abbreviated Injury Scale Harris Hip Score Injury Severity Score Kocher criteria Mirel's Score NACA score Ottawa ... fibrillation CURB-65 Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Ranson criteria Centor criteria Pneumonia severity index Wells score ( ... ankle rules Ottawa knee rules Pittsburgh knee rules Revised Trauma Score McGinn TG, Guyatt GH, Wyer PC, Naylor CD, Stiell IG, ...

*Traumatology

... training for medical doctors dealing with trauma Revised Trauma Score Injury Severity Score Abbreviated Injury Scale Triage ... When it comes to managing injuries, head and neck injures require the most care post surgery. Head-injuries are one of the ... In medicine, traumatology (from Greek trauma, meaning injury or wound) is the study of wounds and injuries caused by accidents ... Medical Traumatology can be defined as the study of specializing in the treatment of wounds and injuries caused by violence or ...

*Revised Trauma Score

A lower score indicates a higher severity of injury. The Revised Trauma Score is made up of a three categories: Glasgow Coma ... The score range is 0-12. In START triage, a patient with an RTS score of 12 is labeled delayed, 11 is urgent, and 3-10 is ... The Revised Trauma Score (RTS) is a physiologic scoring system, designed for use in based on the initial vital signs of a ... The RTS is heavily weighted towards the Glasgow Coma Scale to compensate for major head injury without multisystem injury or ...

*Injury

Sea urchin injury Transfusion-related acute lung injury Illness and injuries during spaceflight The injury severity score (ISS ... injury Knee injury Anterior cruciate ligament injury Medial knee injuries Back injury Hand injury Liver injury Head injury ... Brain injury Acquired brain injury Coup contrecoup injury Diffuse axonal injury Frontal lobe injury Nerve injury Spinal cord ... cartilage injuries Acute lung injury Pancreatic injury Thoracic aorta injury Biliary injury Chest injury Reverse bite injury ...

*Triage

The Injury Severity Score (ISS) is another example of a trauma scoring system. This assigns a score from 0 to 75 based on ... Overtriage is the overestimating of the severity of an illness or injury. An example of this would be categorizing a Priority 3 ... Deaf, partially deaf, or victims of a large blast injury may not be able to hear these instructions. Examples of scoring ... In these cases some percentage of patients will die regardless of medical care because of the severity of their injuries. ...

*Spinal fracture

The thoracolumbar injury classification and severity score (TLICS) is a scoring system to determine the need to surgically ... The score is the sum of three values, each being the score of the most fitting alternative in three categories: Injury type ... a score of 4 indicates that the injury may be treated operatively or non-operatively, while a score of more than 4 means that ... 0 points Spinal nerve root injury - 2 points Incomplete injury of cord/conus medullaris - 3 points Complete injury of cord/ ...

*Crush injury

42 (9): 154-5. doi:10.1016/j.injury.2011.06.368. Rajasekaran S. (2005). "Ganga hospital open injury severity score - A score to ... A crush injury is injury by an object that causes compression of the body. This form of injury is common following a natural ... Common concerns after an injury of this type are rhabdomyolysis and crush syndrome. crush injury, Chicago: Encyclopædia ... 2482-3. ISBN 0-323-05472-2. N.A. Jagodzinski; C. Weerasinghe; K. Porter (July 2011). "Crush injuries and crush syndrome-A ...

*Sports-related traumatic brain injury

The Glasgow Coma Scale classifies the severity of brain injury, with a score of 15 as normal and progressively lower scores ... In hockey, traumatic brain injuries constitute 10%-15% of all head injuries. With the high percent of injuries being traumatic ... and reoccurring head injury. Concussions in sport Sports injury Impact monitor Perret, Danielle Marie. "Traumatic Brain Injury ... Severity depends on type and location of the injury, the size of the blood collection, and how quickly treatment is obtained. ...

*Andy Barrett

Hara said that it does not go according to plan and Andy is left with severe injuries following an assault and being thrown ... Gallagher explained that Stephen Downie (TV Week) that Andy does not realise the severity of his involvement with Jake. He ... subscription required) "Settling the score". TV Soap. nextmedia: 14. 31 January - 13 February 2014. "Charity is not boxing ... He is left with life changing injuries. The crash and subsequent explosion were big stunt scenes for the show. The car chase ...

*Bruise

... s can be scored on a scale from 0-5 to categorize the severity and danger of the injury.[citation needed] The harm score ... although causing additional pain may indicate the massage is exacerbating the injury. As for most injuries, these techniques ... However, such injuries may be accompanied by bruising elsewhere. Bruises often induce pain, but small bruises are not normally ... An alternate bruise severity ranking system called the Chien Intensity Scale is slowly growing in popularity in some research ...