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Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale (CPSS)

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale (CPSS) can help emergency medical response personnel identify possible stroke patients before arrival at the hospital. This can aid in the prompt initiation of tissue plasminogen activator therapy, which must be given within 3 hours of symptom onset to be effective.

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