Score and Assessment Systems

Trauma Index

German Interpretation: (nach Lindsay?)
Author: Kirkpatrick JR, Youmans RL:Trauma Index An aide to the evaluation of injury victims. J Trauma 1971; 11:711-714 ???
Address:
Original Work: Original?
Coypright: unknown

Trademark: unknown

Explanation:
HL7 v2.x datatype: NM
HL7 V3 datatype: INT
Specialities: Intensive Care / Intensivmedizin

Interpretation

Interpretation must be defined!

Components

Comp. Decription Bezeichnung Code System: Codes/
Score Value
Details /
Score Range
/
Units
HL7 DT v2 + V3 /
Snomed CT
1 Body site

head or neck 6 - NM + INT
chest or abdomen 4 - NM + INT
back 3 - NM + INT
skin or extremities 1 - NM + INT
2 Injure type

missile 6 - NM + INT
blunt 4 - NM + INT
stab wound 3 - NM + INT
laceration or contusion 1 - NM + INT
3 Physical Finding

absent pulses 6 - NM + INT
blood pressure<80, pulse >140 4 - NM + INT
blood pressure <100, pulse >100 3 - NM + INT
external hemorrhage 1 - NM + INT
normal 0 - NM + INT
4 Physical Finding
Physical Finding
coma 6 - NM + INT
motor or sensory loss 4 - NM + INT
stupor 3 - NM + INT
drowsy 1 - NM + INT
normal 0 - NM + INT
5 Physical Finding
Physical Finding
apnea or cyanosis 6 - NM + INT
evidence of aspiration 4 - NM + INT
dyspnea or hemoptysis 3 - NM + INT
chest pain 1 - NM + INT
normal 0 - NM + INT
7
Unfallort; Systol. Diast. RR?
TOTAL SCORE Trauma Index
(nach Lindsay?) Snomed CT: 273883005


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Date of Last Change: Nov 06, 2008 (FO)