Julie Bernhardt

Professor, Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health

Expertise: Stroke rehabilitation and recovery

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CLAIMS REVIEWED

Tongue deviation might help to detect a stroke when combined with other signs from BE-FAST acronym

CLAIM
"If the tongue is 'crooked', if it goes to one side or the other that is also an indication of a stroke."

SOURCE: Internet user, Facebook, 4 Mar. 2013

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