Severe head injury. Clinical assessment and outcome.


A prospective study of 213 patients with severe head injury and Glasgow Coma Scores of 8 or less was conducted to identify, at 24 hours postinjury, the favorable and unfavorable clinical factors that relate to outcome one year later. According to the Glasgow Outcome Scale, 35 percent were classified Moderate Disability or Good Recovery, 13 percent were… (More)


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@article{Heiden1983SevereHI, title={Severe head injury. Clinical assessment and outcome.}, author={Julie Heiden and Rhonda Small and William L. Caton and M. Weiss and Tobias Kurze}, journal={Physical therapy}, year={1983}, volume={63 12}, pages={1946-51} }