Recurrent Stroke Prevention

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

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.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/14/2022

Alvin B. Lin, MD, PLLC – Solo Private Practice, Las Vegas

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
02/14/2022
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