Use of the Westmead PTA scale to monitor recovery of memory after mild head injury Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Amnesia
  • Craniocerebral Trauma
  • Trauma Severity Indices

abstract

  • The Westmead Scale (minus items 5 and 9) is a valid measure of PTA duration in adult patients with MHI in ED. Its use will allow for more appropriate timing of discharge and accurate prognostic information.

publication date

  • June 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1080/02699050310001646152

PubMed ID

  • 15204340

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 603

end page

  • 14

volume

  • 18

number

  • 6