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    TASH Score (Trauma Associated Severe Hemorrhage)

    Predicts the need for massive transfusion based on clinical and laboratory data.
    When to Use
    Why Use

    Determining when to initiate massive transfusion protocols on trauma patients.

    Providers may wait too long to begin massive transfusion, thus increasing a patient's morbidity and mortality by not transfusing early enough, or may increase morbidity and mortality by transfusing blood products unnecessarily.

    Female
    0
    Male
    +1
    < 7 g/dL
    +8
    < 9 g/dL
    +6
    < 10 g/dL
    +4
    < 11 g/dL
    +3
    < 12 g/dL
    +2
    ≥ 12 g/dL
    0
    < -10 mmol/L
    +4
    < -6 mmol/L
    +3
    < -2 mmol/L
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    ≥ -2 mmol/L
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    < 100 mm Hg
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    < 120 mm Hg
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    ≥ 120 mm Hg
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    >120 bpm
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    ≤ 120 bpm
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    No
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    Yes
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    No
    0
    Yes
    +6
    No
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    Yes
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    Dr. Nedim Yücel

    About the Creator

    Nedim Yücel, MD, is a professor and practicing physician in the Department of Trauma and Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Witten/Herdecke and Cologne Merheim Medical Center in Germany.

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