This activity has been designed to address the educational needs of neurologists, emergency room physicians, and hospital clinicians (including hospitalists, nurse practitioners, PAs, and clinical pharmacists). It may also benefit other health care providers caring for patients at risk for acute ischemic stroke (AIS).
Faculty members who are expert in all aspects of the management of acute ischemic stroke use case scenarios to contextualize current guideline recommendations and emerging data related to thrombolysis in patients who have large vessel occlusion stroke, wake-up stroke, and mild stroke. The faculty also addresses important aspects of collaborative care and optimizing technology for telestroke in appropriate settings.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be better able to: