Neuroscience Lunch and Learn Conference: The Science and Evidence of Extended Window and Wake Up Strokes

Miami, FL US
February 24, 2020

Patients waking up with stroke symptoms represent a distinct but underprivileged subgroup of patients with stroke. Because in wake-up stroke the time of symptom onset is unknown these patients are a challenge to acute stroke treatment.  During this lecture Dr. Dabus will discuss the reasons why patients may benefit from treatment in the late window between 6 to 24 hours after onset.  

Target Audience

Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Hematology Oncologists, Radiation Therapists, General Surgeons, General Practitioners, Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Oncologists, Radiation Oncologists, Nurses, Social Workers, Patient Navigators and all other interested healthcare professionals.

Learning Objectives

  • Assess what patients will benefit from treatment in the late window between 6 - 24 hours after the onset of a stroke.
  • Identify current indications for endovascular treatment of wake up and late window strokes. 

 

Additional information
Schedule: 

Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Psychology
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
Course opens: 
01/07/2020
Course expires: 
06/02/2022
Event starts: 
02/24/2020 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
02/24/2020 - 1:00pm
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Baptist Hospital
8900 N. Kendall Dr
5MCVI
Miami, FL 33176
United States

Guilherme Dabus, M.D.
Medical Director, Fellowship Program in Interventional Neuroradiology and Endovascular Neurosurgery 
Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Baptist Hospital of Miami 
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology, Neurology and Neurosurgery
Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine 
Miami, Florida 

Guilherme Dabus, M.D., indicated that neither he is a consultant with Microvention, Medtronic, Cerenovus and Penumba.  He is also a stock shareholder with Surpass Medical/Stryker, InNeuroCo, inc., Medina Medical/Medtronic, eLum, Three Rivers Medical and RIST. He will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in his presentation(s) or discussion(s).
 

Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Disclosure Policy and Disclaimer

Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.

Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.   

This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour, CE Broker Course #20-649032, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Physician Assistant, Osteopathic Medicine.

This activity has also been approved for 1 credit hour for Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy and Respiratory Care (personal growth). Baptist Health South Florida CE Broker Provider #50-182.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 General certificate of attendance
  • 1.00 Nurse Practitioners
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Nursing
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Occupational Therapy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Pharmacy
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Psychology
  • 1.00 Florida Board of Respiratory Therapy
 
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Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m.