Stroke and TIA

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Assess patients with underling risk factors for stroke (ischemic stroke, hemorrhagic stroke, transient ischemic attack).

2. Differentiate, diagnose and evaluate patients presenting with possible signs of TIA or stroke.

3. Use current evidence-based guidelines in selecting appropriate imaging study for diagnosis.

4. Develop evidence-based treatment plans that focus on risk factor modification and medical therapy to improve outcomes in patients who suffer a stroke.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019

Junaed Ul Haq, MD, Faculty, Department of Family Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Doctors’ Hospital of Michigan, Pontiac

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
05/16/2019
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