Correlation Between Revised Trauma Score Output and Head Trauma Mortality

Santoso, Bagus and Gaghauna, Eirene (2020) Correlation Between Revised Trauma Score Output and Head Trauma Mortality. In: NS-UNISM 2019, 23 November 2019, Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan, Indonesia.

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Head trauma is a problem of neurological disorder in the brain and has a high mortality rate. Head trauma incidence of America reached 500,000 cases, which are divided into 80% of mild head trauma, 10% of moderate trauma, and 10% of severe trauma. There for an accurate initial assessment method of prognosis of head trauma such as Revised Trauma Score is needed to predict the possibility of patient’s mortality. Revised Trauma Score (RTS) is an assessment method that is accurate for predicting the level of brain damage. This study was Cohort design with accidental technique 46 people. The results of statistical test of Man-Whitney showed that there was a significant correlation between RTS scores output and head trauma mortality (p <005). Quick and precise management are needed to decrease brain damage.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: head injury mortality revised trauma score
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 02 Aug 2021 14:35
Last Modified: 02 Aug 2021 14:35

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