Incorporating recent advances to make the TRISS approach universally available.

@article{Kilgo2006IncorporatingRA,
  title={Incorporating recent advances to make the TRISS approach universally available.},
  author={Patrick D. Kilgo and Jay Wayne Meredith and Turner M. Osler},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={2006},
  volume={60 5},
  pages={1002-8; discussion 1008-9}
}
BACKGROUND The Trauma and Injury Severity Score (TRISS), used to garner predictions of survival from the Injury Severity Score (ISS), the Revised Trauma Score (RTS, for physiologic reserve), and age is difficult for many trauma facilities to compute because it requires 8 to 10 variables and ISS depends on the specialized Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) scale rather than the International Classification of Diseases scale (ICD-9). It has been shown that metrics describing a patient's worst injury… CONTINUE READING