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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
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
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. 195 more words