Glasgow coma scale(redirected from Glascow Coma Scale)
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Glasgow Coma Scale
A scale for measuring level of consciousness, especially after a head injury, in which scoring is determined by three factors: the ability to open the eyes, verbal responsiveness, and motor responsiveness.
[After the University of Glasgow, Scotland, where it was developed.]
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Glas·gow co·ma scale
n. escala de coma de Glasgow, método para evaluar el grado de un estado de coma.
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