Acute Stroke Algorithm
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For some reason, many doctors in Gadjah Mada University refer to this as the "Gadjah Mada Stroke Algorithm" even though it is used extensively all over the world.
- Assess patient for three signs/symptoms:
- Loss of consciousness.
- Babinsky reflex.
- If all three are negative, or just Babinsky reflex is positive, then it is ischaemic stroke.
- Otherwise, it is hemorrhagic stroke.