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Management of Stroke in the Emergency and Radiology Department

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy
Contact Hours:   1
Registration Fee:   $30

Course Goals: This course is intended to instruct the professional on evidence-based stroke care. Professional Objectives: Recognize Stroke Symptoms which include Anterior and Posterior stroke Identify typical patient presentations of ""Silent" Strokes Identify Acute Stroke treatments Identify essential components of a focused history for stroke patients Recognize the Nationally established benchmarks for managing acute strokes Discuss Intravenous Activase Administration and Management

Course Description: Emergency Department Management of Stroke is the perfect course to guide practitioners on current evidenced-based stroke care for both the acute ischemic and hemorrhagic patient. Acute stroke management begins with Emergency Medical Services and ends when the stroke patient is transferred from the Emergency Department. So much responsibility, so many tasks to perform, with so little time, to prevent worsening of the neurological insult and give your patients a chance to return to their pre-stroke lives, that what Emergency Department Management of Stroke is all about.

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2050 - 01-01-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM