Canadian Neurological Scale (CNS)


How to obtain the CNS?

The CNS is available to download free of charge on the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario website. 

A full version of the measure can be found in the following article:
Cote, R., Hachinski, V., Shurvell, B., Norris, J. & Wolfson, C. (1986). The Canadian Neurological Scale: A preliminary study in acute stroke. Stroke, 17(4), 731-737.

training video has been produced by the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada using the Canadian Neurological Scale.

Information on this web site is provided for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. If you have or suspect you have a medical problem, promptly contact your professional healthcare provider.