Glasgow Coma Score - GCS



Eye Opening
Best Verbal Response
Best Motor Response
0
None
None
None
1
To Pain
Incomprehensible
Extending (decerebrate)
2
To Speech
Inappropriate
Flexing (decorticate)
3
Spontaneous
Confused/screaming
Flexing (withdrawal)
4
Open
Orientated/dysarthric
Localising pain
5

Conversant/clear speech
Obeys commands or spontaneous movement
6


Ambulatory

REFERENCES


Jennett B. Some aspects of prognosis after severe head injury.Scand J Rehabil Med 1972;4(1):16-20
Teasdale G, Jennett B. Assessment and prognosis of coma after head injury. Acta Neurochir (Wien) 1976;34(1-4):45-55