Correlation Of Bispectral Index With Glasgow Coma Score In Mild And Moderate Head Injuries

  title={Correlation Of Bispectral Index With Glasgow Coma Score In Mild And Moderate Head Injuries},
  author={Danie B. Paul and Ganne Sesha Umamaheswara Rao},
  journal={Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing},
Bispectral Index (BIS) derived from electroencephalogram (EEG) is primarily developed to monitor the depth of unconsciousness. Recent evidence suggests that BIS may also help in the detection of cerebral ischemia and prognostication of outcome of traumatic brain injury (TBI). The present study was designed to investigate the correlation between Glasgow Coma Score (GCS) and BIS in mild and moderate head injury. In 29 patients with mild (GCS 13– 15) and moderate (GCS 9– 12) head injuries who… CONTINUE READING


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