Should the New Injury Severity Score replace the Injury Severity Score in the Trauma and Injury Severity Score?


AYDIN Ş., Bulut M., Ozguc H., ERCAN İ., Turkmen N., Eren B., ...More

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.14, no.4, pp.308-312, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

Abstract

BACKGROUND This study was performed to compare the efficacies of Injury Severity Score (ISS) and New Injury Severity Score (NISS), and to investigate whether replacing ISS with NISS in Trauma and Injury Severity Score (TRISS) changes the predictive power for mortality.