Stroke: a guide to diagnosis and assessing severity (BMJ)

Requires free registration and login. 킠This module aims to teach how to make an intial diagnosis in patients presenting with symptoms of a stroke, talks about the indications for urgent imaging, and how to assess the severity of stroke using the modified Rankin scale. There are case scenarios at the end with self-assessment. The majority of this module would be suitable for primary care physicians and specialist nurses.


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Level ALevel B


Udayaraj Umasankar, Specialist Registrar, and Mehool Patel, Consultant Physician


30-60 mins

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Posted By:   Ann Sergeant
Last Edited: May 12, 2013


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