Acute Stroke: Advanced Treatment and Guidelines

News & EventsAcute Stroke: Advanced Treatment and Guidelines
Jul 26, 2016
Centinela Hospital Medical Center
555 East Hardy Street | Inglewood, CA 90301

Tuesday, July 26, 2016 | 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.

 

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES:

  • Assess the application of IV thrombolytics in the management of acute ischemic stroke
  • Summarize changes in alteplase prescribing information for acute ischemic stroke
  • Evaluate new recommendations for the endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke
  • Identify the value of advanced brain imaging in all types of stroke
  • Understand the impact of recent endovascular stroke trials and their impact on stroke systems of care
  • Review updated recommendations on treatment of hemorrhagic stroke

WELCOMING:

Emergency physicians, neurology, vascular and neurosurgeons, cardiology, primary care physicians, nurses, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and other health care professionals involved in the treatment of patients with stroke.