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The Age-Specific Pediatric Trauma Score (ASPTS) of Potoka et al

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery
Emergency Medicine
Critical Care
General Surgery
Pedatrics

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Potoka et al developed a pediatric trauma score using age-related reference ranges for physiologic measures. This can help identify a child at high risk for mortality.  The authors are from the University of Pittsburgh and the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.

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