5 = High level of competence 4 = Moderately high level of competence 3 = Average level of competence 2 = Low level of competence 1 = No level of competence
Properly select patients who are candidates for IV TPA and/or endovascular treatment.
Properly manage imaging workup in patients presenting with symptoms and signs of acute ischemic stroke.
Recognize the advantages and disadvantages of CTA and CT perfusion in acute ischemic stroke.
Apply a comprehensive medical treatment approach to reduce the incidence of stroke for secondary prevention.
Identify “rare” causes of stroke and properly manage these conditions.
Implement safety of procedures used for intracranial endovascular interventional treatment of cerebrovascular diseases.
Properly manage hematologic disorders associated with stroke.
Identify common risk factors for PRES, RCVS and vasculitis.
Distinguish primary from secondary headaches.
Properly classify and manage Parkinson’s disease, essential tremors and dystonia.
Properly classify and manage neuromuscular disorders, ALS and dementia.
Recognize the pharmacological basis of the anti-seizure effects of cannabidiol defined for some epileptic syndromes.