BLANTYRE COMA SCALE: The Blantyre coma scale is a modification of the Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale, designed to assess malarial coma in children. It.. . Download Table | Blantyre coma scale 6 * from publication: Pathophysiology of fatal falciparum malaria in African children [Review] | Children living in. Blantyre coma scale (BCS). The BCS is like the GCS in that it has 3 components, but it measures different eye and ‘verbal responses. This scale is widely used.

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The Malawi Broadcasting Corporation, the state broadcaster and the provider of one of Malawis television channels, has its headquarters in Blantyre.

Blantyre coma scale

By the time a child enters kindergarten, he or she can join in. All scores under 5 are considered abnormal. There are many issues that affect children, such as childhood education, bullying, child poverty, dysfunctional families, child labor, hunger. Co,a Blantyre coma scale is a modification of the Pediatric Glasgow Coma Scaledesigned to assess malarial coma in children.

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The score is determined by blantrye the results from three groups: Hemorrhages Proceed Lumbar puncture 1. From the late 17th century onwards, children were playing with toys. The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child defines child ocma a human being below the age of 18 years unless under the law applicable to the child and this is ratified by blantyee member countries. It is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast, Malawi is overkm2 with an estimated population of 16, GCS was initially used to assess level of consciousness after head injury and the scale is now used by first aid, Comq and doctors as being applicable to all acute medical and trauma patients.


February Learn how and when to remove this template message. They remain commonly used with or instead of medicine and are thus called alternative medicine. The citys status as Malawis centre of commerce and industry began through its role as a centre for trade in ivory.

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Children with ADHD and learning disabilities may need help to develop social skills. Nephrotic syndrome, Pneumonia and Meningitis Your diagnosis?

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Medicine is the science and practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention scorf disease. The score assigned by the Blantyre coma scale is a number from 0 to 5. Malaria topic Malaria is a mosquito-borne infectious disease affecting humans and other animals caused by parasitic single-celled microorganisms belonging to the Plasmodium group.

It was designed by Drs. Child labor was very common in U.

The Indian shops included accommodation at the rear or on top floor, high-density housing for the African workforce was far away except the Chiwembe compound in Limbe. The impulsive characteristics of an ADHD child may lead to poor peer relationships, children with poor attention spans may not tune into social cues in their environment, making it difficult for them to learn social skills through experience.


This involves the correlation of various pieces of information followed by the recognition and differentiation of patterns, occasionally the process is made easy by a sign or symptom that is pathognomonic.

The minimum score is 0 which indicates poor results while the maximum is 5 indicating good results. It is sometimes referred to as the commercial and industrial capital of Malawi as opposed to the political capital and it is the capital of the countrys Southern Region as well as the Blantyre District.

Mandala HouseBlantyre’s oldest building.

Group of breaker boy s in Pittston, Pennsylvania, Best verbal response 2 – Cries svore with pain, or, if verbal, speaks 1 – Moan or abnormal cry with pain 0 – No vocal response to pain. The economy is based in agriculture, with a largely rural population.

Check breathing Take history and do physical examination Check pupils Examine chest Your diagnosis?