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Glasgow Coma Scale - Enter Oblivion

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The Glasgow Coma Scale - doing it right

The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) was first developed by Teasdale and Jennett in 1970 to assess the level of consciousness in patients with head injury. Since then it has been used worldwide in assessment and decision-making in patients with acute neurological conditions at risk of clinical deterioration.  270 more words

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"Obs"... or taking physiological observations in acute settings

Physiological observations (or “obs” ) are recorded from patients in acute settings at various intervals, depending on how closely they need to be monitored for any potential changes. 350 more words

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Glasgow Coma Scale - Assessing the level of consciousness on a scale Glasgow coma in 3 clicks.

Assessing the level of consciousness on a scale Glasgow coma in 3 clicks.

ATTENTION! This program is a professional medical calculator and intended for use only health care professionals. 181 more words

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Glasgow Coma Scale

4 steps of assessment

  1. Check for factors interfering with communication, ability to respond and other injuries.
  2. Observe eye opening, content of speech and movements of right and left sides.
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Glasgow Coma Scale - Interactive 3-tap Visual Calculator for Rapid Assessment of GCS at the Bedside

Interactive 3-tap Visual Calculator for Rapid Assessment of GCS at the Bedside

Calculate your patient’s Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) with just 3 taps, all on one screen. 185 more words

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