A Prognostic Index in Critical Care Medicine.
Technical rept. Sep 72-Apr 73,
EDGEWOOD ARSENAL ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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The report introduces the concept of Euclidean distance to evaluate a trauma patients clinical status. The notion of derangement or distance from normality has long been a guide for clinicians to evaluate a patients condition. The concept is formalized and applied as a quantitative index of the severity of injury. Author
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