Case 1: Steven

Steven portrait photoSteven is a 46-year old taxi driver. He is married with two children, David who is 21 and Michael who is 16.

At work one morning, Steven’s colleague tries to contact him via the radio. He is unable to understand what Steven is saying. Having recently seen the FAST campaign he dials 999. An ambulance arrives and paramedics notice Steven has weakness on his right side and difficulty communicating. He is taken to A&E.

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