Neurology History: Sudden one sided weakness (Presenting Complaint: (Do…
Neurology History: Sudden one sided weakness
What have you come in to see me with today?
DOB and Name
Do you have any muscle weakness?
Have you had any neck pain or a headache?
Have you noticed any difficulties walking?
Have you noticed any visual or speech changes?
DO you have any numbness, tingling or pain in the leg?
Did you collapse or become dizzy when this happened?
Where is it? Is it only in one place?
Had you noticed any palpitations before your weakness
Tell me a bit more about your weakness?
Have you had any problems like this before?
Did you realize you lost continence at all?
DO you take any regular medication
Do you have any drug allergies ?
Do you still have the one sided weakness now?
Do you have any past medical conditions?
High Blood Pressure
Do you drink?
What is your occupation
Do you smoke?
What can you normally do for yourself? Trying to assess the change in ADLs