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Neurological system 

Neurological system
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Neurological system
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10.1093/med/9780199593460.003.0068
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date: 20 January 2020

Neurological assessment and observations 394

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Paediatric neurological observations are used to establish the neurological status of a child. This involves carrying out an assessment using an adapted Glasgow or Adelaide coma scale. All patients who require neurological observations will be assessed with regard to limb movement, responsiveness, pupil reaction and vital signs....

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