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Table 1 Calculation of the RCAM score

From: The clinical implications of thrombocytopenia in adults with severe falciparum malaria: a retrospective analysis

  Score
Variable 0 (Normal) 1 (Abnormal) 2 (Very abnormal)
Glasgow coma scale 15 11 to 14 ≤10
Respiratory rate <20 20 to 39 ≥40
  1. RCAM (0 to 4) is calculated as the respiratory rate score (0 to 2) plus the GCS score (0 to 2).