Neurology Resident's Study, Published in Stroke, Proposes Change to FAST Mnemonic for Stroke

Neurology Resident's Study, Published in Stroke, Proposes Change to FAST Mnemonic for Stroke

Organizations like the American Heart Association have promoted the FAST concept to help people recognize the symptoms of stroke.

FAST stands for Face, Arm, Speech and Time – the last letter a reminder to seek treatment immediately because strokes can be debilitating or even deadly.

However, a study published in a recent issue of Stroke and authored by a resident physi

Dobbs Publishes "Psychiatric Manifestations of Neurotoxins"

Dobbs Publishes "Psychiatric Manifestations of Neurotoxins"

Dr. Michael R. Dobbs, associate professor and interim chair of the University of Kentucky College of Medicine's Department of Neurology and director of the UK HealthCare/Norton Healthcare Stroke Network, has edited and published the latest edition of "Psychiatric Clinics of North America" titled “Psychiatric Manifestations of Neurotoxins.”