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Thoracic Trauma Severity Score

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with blunt chest trauma using the thoracic trauma severity score of Pape et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Cardiology

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, options

ICD-10:

S20-S29

Description:

Pape et al developed the Thoracic Trauma Severity Score to evaluate patients with blunt chest trauma. The authors are from the Hannover Medical School in Hannover, Germany.

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