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Stroke Alert in Cath Lab: Think Acute Stroke Treatments is organized by ContinuingEducation.com - OnCourse Learning Corporation and will be held from Jan 04, 2019 - Jan 04, 2022.

The target audience for this medical event is for multiple professions, including nurses and physical therapists. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 1.00 Hours.

Summary:
Stroke is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality in the U.S. About 800,000 people in the U.S. will have a stroke this year. Stroke is the fifth leading cause of death in the U.S. and a leading cause of severe, long-term disability. This course provides healthcare professionals with information about the etiology, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke, including stroke complicating cardiac catheterization. It also discusses the evaluation process for recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rtPA) in acute ischemic stroke and pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke.

Objectives:
The goal of this program is to provide nurses and physical therapists with information about the etiology, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke, including stroke complicating cardiac catheterization. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
• Identify two causes of acute ischemic stroke
• Describe the evaluation process for recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rtPA) in acute ischemic stroke
• Discuss the pharmacologic management of acute ischemic stroke

Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.

Intended Audience

Physical Therapy

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Activity Fee : USD $19.00

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