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Table 2 The Glasgow outcome score

From: Surgical management of tentorial meningiomas: case series

1 Death Severe injury or death without recovery of consciousness.
2 Persistent vegetative state Severe damage with prolonged state of unresponsiveness and a lack of higher mental functions.
3 Severe disability Severe injury with permanent need for help with daily living.
4 Moderate disability No need for assistance in everyday life, employment is possible but may require special equipment.
5 Low disability Light damage with minor neurological and psychological deficits.