Webcast - Neuroscience Quarterly Lunch and Learn: Stroke Policy Updates

April 30, 2018

Stroke updates and guidelines provide an up-to-date comprehensive set of recommendations for clinicians caring for adult patients with acute arterial ischemic stroke in a single document. These guidelines address prehospital care, urgent and emergency evaluation and treatment with intravenous (IV) and intraarterial therapies, and in-hospital management, including secondary prevention measures that are often begun during the initial hospitalization. Please join us as Felipe De Los Rios, M.D. discusses stroke policy updates.  


Target Audience

Neurologists, Neurosurgeons, Interventional Radiologists, Interventional Neuroradiologists, Internists, Hospitalists, Critical Care Physicians, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Neuropsychologists, Physician Assistants, Technicians, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and other interested healthcare providers.



Learning Objectives

  • List the changes to stroke policy and procedures.
  • Summarize the stroke policy and procedure update.




Course Summary
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04/30/2018 - 12:00pm EDT
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04/30/2018 - 1:00pm EDT
United States

Felipe De Los Rios, M.D.
Medical Director
Stroke Program – Baptist Health South Florida
Comprehensive Stroke Center – Baptist Hospital of Miami
Miami, Florida

Dr. De Los Rios has indicated that neither he nor his spouse/partner have any relevant finacial relationships to disclose. He will not include any references to off-label product discussions and recommendations. 

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

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