cerebral performance category scale

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cerebral performance category scale

Emergency medicine A scale that grades Pt response to CPR, on a scale of 1 to 5. See Glasgow coma scale, Harvard criteria.
Cerebral performance category scale
CPC 1
A return to normal cerebral function and normal living
CPC 2
Cerebral disbility but sufficient function for independent activities of daily living
CPC 3
Severe disability, limited cognition, inability to carry out independent existence
CPC 4
Coma
CPC 5
Brain death
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