Episode 16: What’s vital, Stoked for Stroke, and Mental health Tips Plus the GT Medic.

Episode 16: What’s vital, Stoked for Stroke, and Mental health Tips Plus the GT Medic.

In this week's episode "What’s vital, Stoked for Stroke, and Mental health Tips Plus the GT Medic," I talk about the minimum four vital signs we need to do for all patients, stroke identification and the FAST exam, and 10 mental health tips to get you through the holidays.

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Dr. Adam Sciloi: Mental Health Tips

GT Medic:  "Medic Up"

Twitter: @GTMedic

FAST….Stroke Song….US

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QC3FzxA6egQ

AHA 2013 Stroke Guidelines

http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2013/01/31/STR.0b013e318284056a.full

AHA 2015 Stroke Update

http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2015/06/26/STR.0000000000000074.abstract

AHA Cincinnati Prehospital Stroke Scale

http://www.strokeassociation.org/idc/groups/stroke-public/@private/@wcm/@hcm/@gwtg/documents/downloadable/ucm_428607.pdf

Stroke Center (dot) ORG --  LAPSS

http://www.strokecenter.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/LAPSS.pdf

Code Green Campaign:  http://codegreencampaign.org/

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Twitter:      @jnewton_dcme

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Medic Life, ep 16