Saver J, Kidwell C, Eckstein M, Starkman S. Prehospital neuroprotective therapy for acute stroke: results of the Field Administration of Stroke Therapy-Magnesium (FAST-MAG) pilot trial. Stroke. 2004;35:e106-8 pubmed
..Field initiation of Mg sulfate in acute stroke patients is feasible and safe. Prehospital trial conduct substantially reduces on-scene to needle time and permits hyperacute delivery of neuroprotective therapy. ..
Patel R, Starkman S, Hamilton S, Craig S, Grace A, Conwit R, et al. The Rankin Focused Assessment-Ambulation: A Method to Score the Modified Rankin Scale with Emphasis on Walking Ability. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2016;25:2172-6 pubmed publisher
..The RFA-A is a useful tool for assigning an mRS score in research and clinical practice when functional assessment focused on ambulation is desired. ..