Best Motor Response1 = none
2 = extensor response to pain
3 = abnormal flexion to pain
4 = withdraws from pain
5 = localises pain
6 = responds to commands
Eye Opening1 = none
2 = to pain
3 = to speech
4 = spontaneous
Best Verbal Response1 = none
2 = incomprehensible sounds
3 = inappropriate words
4 = appropriate words but confused
5 = fully orientated

From: Appendix D, Management of diabetic ketoacidosis

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