Revised Trauma Score


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Revised Trauma Score

a system of combining cardiopulmonary assessment with the Glasgow Coma Score in estimating the degree of injury and the prognosis in a trauma patient. The cardiopulmonary factors included are respiratory rate and systolic blood pressure.

Revised Trauma Score

Emergency medicine A triage tool consisting of a numeric scoring system for calculating the probability of surviving an accident. See Injury Severity Score, Triage.

re·vised trau·ma score

(rē-vīzd' traw'mă skōr)
Assessment score based on combining the Glasgow Coma scale with cardiopulmonary data.