Glasgow Coma Scale
Scale for recording the conscious state of a patient.
|Eye Opening (E)||Verbal Response (V)||Motor Response (M)|
3=Words, but not coherent
2=No words......only sounds
5=Localizes to pain
4=Withdraws to pain
|Total = E+V+M|
Teasdale G, Jennett B. Assessment of coma and impaired consciousness. A practical scale. Lancet 1974,2:81-84.