Protocol 2-924-48 - Universal Patient Care - Glasgow Coma Scale

Polk, Hickory, Cedar, & St Clair EMS Protocols


Question Answer Adult Options Pediatric Options
Eye Opening 4 - Spontaneous
3 - To speech
2 - To pain
1 - None
4 - Spontaneous
3 - To speech
2 - To pain
1 - None
Verbal Response 5 - Oriented
4 - Confused
3 - Inappropriate
2 - Incomprehensible
1 - None
5 - Coos and babbles
4 - Irritable cry
3 - Cries to pain
2 - Moans to pain
1 - None
Best Motor Response 6 - Obeys commands
5 - Localizes pain
4 - Withdraws from pain
3 - Abnormal flexion
2 - Abnormal extension
1 - None
6 - Spontaneous movement
5 - Withdraws to touch
4 - Withdraws from pain
3 - Abnormal flexion
2 - Abnormal extension
1 - None

GCS score:


NEMSIS Protocol: 9914075 - General-Universal Patient Care/ Initial Patient Contact

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Change Log:

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07/22/16Added this section.
07/12/20pdfMoved this section from 2-924created a new page.
06/06/21pdfMoved to emsprotocols.online
10/16/21Renumbered from 2-924-02 to 2-924-48.

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