Subarachnoid hemorrhage grading scales

  title={Subarachnoid hemorrhage grading scales},
  author={David S. Rosen and R. Macdonald},
  journal={Neurocritical Care},
  • David S. Rosen, R. Macdonald
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Numerous systems are reported for grading the clinical condition of patients following subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH). The literature was reviewed for articles pertaining to the grading of such patients, including publications on the Hunt and Hess Scale, Fisher Scale, Glasgow Coma Score (GCS), and World Federation of Neurological Surgeons Scale. This article reviews the advantages and limitations of these scales as well as more recent proposals for other grading systems based on these scales… CONTINUE READING

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