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Glasgow Coma Scale
A scale for assessing level of consciousness, particularly used in trauma.
Score: 0
Severe head injury and coma
Assessment
<8Severe head injury and coma
 
Verbal
Oriented 5 points
Confused 4 points
Inappropriate 3 points
Incomprehensible 2 points
None 1 points
 
Verbal
Oriented 5 points
Confused 4 points
Inappropriate 3 points
Incomprehensible 2 points
None 1 points
 
Motor
Obeys commands 6 points
Localizes pain 5 points
Withdraws to pain 4 points
Flexion to pain 3 points
Extension to pain 2 points
None 1 points
 
Eye opening
Spontaneous 4 points
To command 3 points
To pain 2 points
None 1 points
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