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Ganga Hospital Open Injury Severity Score (GHS)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with significant trauma to an extremity with an open injury using the Ganga Hospital Score (GHS).

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery
Emergency Medicine
Critical Care
General Surgery

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

T02

Description:

Rajasekaran and Raja Sabapathy reported  the Ganga Hospital Score (GHS) for evaluating open trauma to an extremity. The goal was to develop a score that can help to guide management and to predict functional outcome. The authors are from Ganga Hospital in TamilNadu, India.

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