“Relative” contradictionBMJ 2001; 323 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.323.7305.138 (Published 21 July 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;323:138
- Angus Graham, specialist registrar in rehabilitation medicine
- Hunters Moor Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne
It was a busy night in a teaching hospital. As the resident medical officer, I was called to casualty to see a patient, a woman in her 70s who presented with left sided weakness of sudden onset. Clinically, she presented as a stroke. I took her history and made an examination. As I came out from examining her, a staff nurse took me to see her …
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