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Outcome Prediction Score For Adults with Severe Head Injury

Purpose:

To predict an unfavorable outcome for an adult with a severe head injury using the equation of Combes et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, options, selection, response to therapy

ICD-10:

S00-S09, T90.9

Description:

Combes et al developed a prognostic score for identifying patients with severe head injuries who are likely to have an unfavorable outcome. This can identify patients who may require more aggressive therapy. The authors are from CHU de Grenoble in France.

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