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Madras Head Injury Prognostic Scale (MHIPS)

Purpose:

To evaluate a trauma patient with a head injury using the Madras Head Injury Prognostic Scale (MHIPS) of Ramesh et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, options

ICD-10:

S00-S09

Description:

Ramesh et al developed the Madras Head Injury Prognostic Scale (MHIPS). This can help determine the outcome for a trauma patient with a head injury. The authors are from Madras Medical College and the Government General Hospital in Chennai, India.

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