National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS)

How to obtain the NIHSS:

This measurement tool is available from The Brain Attack Coalition: http://www.stroke-site.org/stroke_scales/stroke_scales.html

See the measure:

Please click here for a copy of the NIHSS

Other neurologic measures

  • The Canadian Neurologic Scale (CNS)

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