National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) - Best gaze score

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National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) - Best gaze score
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NINDS
Definition:
Best gaze assessed using the NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS)
Registration Status:
Qualified

Permissible Values:

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Value List
Unit of Measure:
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Value Code Name Code Code System Code Description
0 Normal Normal
1 Partial gaze palsy. This score is given when gaze is abnormal in one or both eyes, but where forced deviation or total gaze paresis are not present Partial gaze palsy. This score is given when gaze is abnormal in one or both eyes, but where forced deviation or total gaze paresis are not present
2 Forced deviation, or total gaze paresis not overcome by the oculocephalic maneuver Forced deviation, or total gaze paresis not overcome by the oculocephalic maneuver

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National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) - Best gaze score
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Best Gaze
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Designations:

Definition:
Best gaze assessed using the NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS)
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Document:
Brott, T., H.P. Adams Jr., C.P. Olinger, J.R. Marler, W.G. Barsan, J. Biller, J. Spilker, R. Holleran, R. Eberle, V. Hertzberg, M. Rorick, C.J. Moomaw, and M. Walker (1989) Measurements of acute cerebral infarction: a clinical examination scale. Stroke, 20, 964-970. http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/20/7/864.full.pdf

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NLM
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3JuD8SsFXGM
Version:
3.1
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NINDS
Id:
C13235
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3
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BRICS Variable Name
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NIHSSLvlConscBestGazeScore
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