Clinical Criteria for Bell’s Palsy (Idiopathic Facial Nerve Paralysis)

Bell’s palsy is a peripheral palsy of the facial nerve that results in muscle weakness on one side of the face.

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Clinical Criteria for Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR) Orders in Acute Stroke

A DNR order may be written any time that two of the following clinical criteria are present and the prognosis has become clear for and shared whenever possible between physician(s), patient, and family (or appropriate surrogate).

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