Recurrent Stroke Prevention
Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Explain the dyslipidemia management recommendations of the National Cholesterol Education Program III Guideline related to secondary stroke prevention.
2. Determine initial and ongoing management of subacute stroke, including secondary stroke prevention strategies.
3. Educate patients recovering from an acute stroke or TIA on the lifestyle modifications needed to reduce the risk of recurrent stroke, and the potential measurable impact of making recommended changes.
4. Develop evidence-based treatment plans that focus on risk factor modification and medical therapy to improve outcomes in patients with stroke or TIA.
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Alvin B. Lin, MD, PLLC – Solo Private Practice, Las Vegas
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