Starting January 1, 2021:
On Jan 1 2021, Arizona DHS/Bureau of Trauma has mandated the use of AAAM’s AIS-2015 as the standard for input to the state’s trauma database
Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine (AAAM) Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS©)
The Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS©) provides an internationally accepted tool for ranking injury severity. AIS is an anatomically based, consensus derived, global severity scoring system that classifies an individual injury by body region according to its relative severity. AIS 2015 is now available and incorporates the needs of its users and the current status of traumatic injury diagnosis and documentation.