Acute CVA and TIA

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


 

Learning Objectives

1. Recognize the different types of stroke, their pathogenesis and recommended evaluation.
2. Recall the role of thrombolytic and antiplatelet agents in the management of acute stroke.
3. Identify the prognosis and management of patients suffering a TIA

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
Parent activity set: 

Robert Dachs, MD, FAAFP, Vice Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Ellis Hospital, Schenectady, New York; Clinical Assistant Professor, Ellis Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/19/2014
Course expires: 
08/19/2017
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