Patient :A relative has suffered a stroke affecting the left side of the body. They can walk but have no use of the left arm. They are considering purchasing a car to drive. Should the family be concerned about their ability to drive safely after having had a stroke?
Symptoms: weakness in left leg, no use of left arm, occasional agitation
These Q&A’s are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.