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.
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The revised trauma score is made up of a combination of results from three categories; Glasgow Coma Scale, Systolic blood pressure, and respiratory rate.
The sum of these three products is the revised trauma score (RTS).
Revised Trauma Score variables used for Scoring Glasgow Coma Score SBP RR POINTS 15-13 >89 10-29 4 12-9 76-89 >29 3 8-6 50-75 6-9 2 5-4 1-49 1-5 1 3 0 0 0 Figure 2.
Patients were preoperatively evaluated for GCS, Revised trauma score (RTS) (Table-1),7 Charlson co-morbidity index score (CCIS) (Table-2)8 and GOS.
Examples of such triage scoring tools include the Pre hospital Index, CRAMS score, Revised Trauma Score, START and MGAP (Table-2).
Respiration, Abdomen/Thorax, Motor, Speech), Revised Trauma Score, START and MGAP (Mechanism, GCS, Age, arterial Pressure) (Table-2).
Conclusions: Emergency room parameters that significantly predicted mortality and the need for damage control surgery were: pH, base deficit, lactate and Revised Trauma Score (RTS).
8) All charts were reviewed and the data collected included age, sex, mechanism of injury, the Revised Trauma Score (RTS), the Injury Severity Score (ISS), and the Penetrating Abdominal Trauma Index (PATI).
For assessment of injury severity, information was gathered from treating physicians, and hospital records and Injury severity scores (ISS) and Revised Trauma Scores (RTS) were calculated for each victim.