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Table 3 Kampala Trauma Score (KTS II) Description

From: Injury characteristics and outcome of road traffic crash victims at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania

  Description Score
A Age (in years)  
  5-55 1
  < 5 or > 55 0
B Systolic Blood Pressure on admission  
  More than 89 mm Hg 2
  Between 89-50 mm Hg 1
  Equal or below 49 mm Hg 0
C Respiratory rate on admission  
  0-29/minute 2
  30+ 1
  < or = 9/minutes 0
D Neurological status  
  Alert 3
  Responds to verbal stimuli 2
  Responds to painful stimuli 1
  Unresponsive 0
E Score for serious injuries  
  None 2
  One injury 1
  More than one 0
  1. Kampala Trauma Score total = A+B+C+D+E