GLASGOW OUTCOME SCALE (GOS)

Ratings scale to assess a person's social activity and independent ability to function after a severe head trauma. 5 categories death, vegetative state, severe disability, moderate disability, good recovery.

GLASGOW OUTCOME SCALE (GOS): "On the Glasgow outcome scale Joe had a rating of good recovery."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GLASGOW OUTCOME SCALE (GOS)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/glasgow-outcome-scale-gos/ (accessed December 12, 2019).
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