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Table 3 Outcomes by GCS at initial assessment. PCPC, Paediatric Cerebral Performance Category

From: Retrospective evaluation of prehospital triage, presentation, interventions and outcome in paediatric drowning managed by a physician staffed helicopter emergency medical service

  GCS 15-13 GCS 12-8 GCS 7-4 GCS 3
Normal (PCPC = 1) or return to baseline 16 4 7 1
Neurological impairment 0 0 1 2
(PCPC = 2–5)
Died (PCPC = 6) 0 0 0 11