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Table 3 Weighted kappa values for the interrater agreement for the GCS

From: Inter-rater reliability of the Full Outline of UnResponsiveness score and the Glasgow Coma Scale in critically ill patients: a prospective observational study

Rater pair n Total GCS Eye
response
Motor response Verbal response
Neurologist-Neurologist 100 0.67 ± 0.10 0.75 ± 0.12 0.79 ± 0.10 0.78 ± 0.10
Neurologist-ICU staff 393 0.56 ± 0.09 0.68 ± 0.10 0.68 ± 0.10 0.70 ± 0.09
ICU staff- ICU staff 321 0.63 ± 0.08 0.74 ± 0.09 0.78 ± 0.09 0.86 ± 0.07
Overall 437 0.61 ± 0.05 0.72 ± 0.06 0.74 ± 0.06 0.78 ± 0.05
  1. Data = weighted kappa ± 95% confidence interval. No statistically significant differences exist between rater pairs or the different components of the GCS.
  2. GCS, Glasgow Coma Scale.