Two-thirds of the Dutch do not recognize the three most important signs of a stroke well enough.
A bad thing, because it is very important to act quickly in the event of a stroke.
The three characteristics of a stroke
What should you do if you think someone is having a stroke?
If you suspect a stroke, call 112 immediately. Time is often lost because people first call their GP for advice. As a result, victims only reach the hospital after an average of seven hours, while prompt treatment is crucial to limit or prevent brain damage.
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