Your patient does not respond when you question him about his name, where he
is, what day it is, or what has happened. However, he shows a pain response to a
wound on his leg and will follow the simple command, "Raise your right arm,"
when you yell at him. How would you classify this person on the AVPU scale?
Score the following patient using the Glasgow Coma Scale.
The patient opens his eyes when spoken to or when directed to do so.
_______ The patient answers questions with responses inappropriate to the
_______ The patient can localize the pain that he is feeling.
_______ Total Glasgow score.
Check Your Answers on Next Page