Glasgow head injury outcome prediction program: an independent assessment.

  title={Glasgow head injury outcome prediction program: an independent assessment.},
  author={J J Nissen and Patricia A. Jones and David F Signorini and Lilian S. Murray and Graham M. Teasdale and J. Douglas Miller},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  volume={67 6},
Using an independent data set, the utility of the Glasgow Head Injury Outcome Prediction Program was investigated in terms of possible frequency of use and reliability of outcome prediction in patients with severe head injury, or haematoma requiring evacuation, or coma lasting 6 hours or more, in whom outcome had been reliably assessed at 6 to 24 months after injury. Predictions were calculated on admission, before evacuation of a haematoma, or 24 hours, 3 days, and 7 days after onset of coma… CONTINUE READING


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