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Descriptor English: Trauma Severity Indices
Descriptor Spanish: Índices de Gravedad del Trauma
Descriptor Portuguese: Índices de Gravidade do Trauma
Descriptor French: Indices de gravité des traumatismes
Entry term(s): Index, Trauma Severity
Indexes, Trauma Severity
Indices, Trauma Severity
Severity Index, Trauma
Severity Indexes, Trauma
Severity Indices, Trauma
Trauma Severity Index
Trauma Severity Indexes
Tree number(s): E05.318.308.940.968.875
E05.944
N04.452.859.564.800
N05.715.360.300.715.500.800
N06.850.520.308.940.968.875
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015599
Scope note: Systems for assessing, classifying, and coding injuries. These systems are used in medical records, surveillance systems, and state and national registries to aid in the collection and reporting of trauma.
Annotation: do not confuse with TRIAGE, emergency selection of patients by priority of need; SEVERITY OF ILLNESS INDEX is also available
Previous Indexing: Wounds and Injuries/classification (1966-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 90
History Note: 90
DeCS ID: 24901
Unique ID: D015599
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/05/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Trauma Severity Indices - Preferred
Concept UI M0023944
Scope note Systems for assessing, classifying, and coding injuries. These systems are used in medical records, surveillance systems, and state and national registries to aid in the collection and reporting of trauma.
Preferred term Trauma Severity Indices
Entry term(s) Index, Trauma Severity
Indexes, Trauma Severity
Indices, Trauma Severity
Severity Index, Trauma
Severity Indexes, Trauma
Severity Indices, Trauma
Trauma Severity Index
Trauma Severity Indexes



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