Glasgow coma scaleBMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d730 (Published 09 February 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d730
This week’s question is on the Glasgow coma scale and is taken from the onExamination revision questions for the FRCS general surgery exam.
A 40 year old man is involved in a head on collision while driving to work. In the resuscitation room he opens his eyes to pain, is mumbling inappropriately, and tries to stop the senior house officer putting a cannula in his arm.
A 50 …