Guillain-Barré Syndrome Fact Sheet
Guillain-Barré Syndrome is a rare condition in which a person’s immune system attacks their peripheral nerves. The syndrome can affect the nerves that control muscle movement as well as those that transmit feelings of pain, temperature and touch.
Cincinnati Pre-hospital Stroke Scale
The Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale is a system used to diagnose a potential stroke in a pre-hospital setting. It tests three signs for abnormal findings which may indicate that the patient is having a stroke. If any one of the three tests shows abnormal findings, the patient may be having a stroke and should be transported to a hospital as soon as possible.