pediatric trauma score
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Related to pediatric trauma score: Injury Severity Score
pediatric trauma scoreEmergency medicine A triage tool with no advantage over the easily learned Revised Trauma Score–see there; the PTS measures weight, airway, systolic pressure, CNS status, open wound and skeletal trauma.
pediatric trauma score,
A method for scoring and quantifying the severity of trauma in pediatric patients. Synonym: revised trauma score