TASH Score (Trauma Associated Severe Hemorrhage)

Predicts the need for massive transfusion based on clinical and laboratory data.



Base Excess

Systolic Blood Pressure

Heart Rate

Positive FAST for Intra-Abdominal Fluid

Clinically Unstable Pelvic Fracture

Open or Dislocated Femur Fracture


Source: Yücel N, Lefering R, Maegele M, Vorweg M, Tjardes T, Ruchholtz S, Neugebauer EA, Wappler F, Bouillon B, Rixen D; Polytrauma Study Group of the German Trauma Society. Trauma Associated Severe Hemorrhage (TASH)-Score: probability of mass transfusion as surrogate for life threatening hemorrhage after multiple trauma. J Trauma. 2006 Jun;60(6):1228-36; discussion 1236-7. PubMed PMID: 16766965.