Why We Created ACUTE STROKE:
Over 700,000 people in the U.S. suffer a stroke each year, many resulting in death or significant disability. Rapid diagnosis and emergency management can significantly improve outcomes. In addition, appropriate inpatient care and secondary prevention strategies also decrease morbidity and mortality.
The University of Miami Gordon Center for Research in Medical Education by neurologists and educators from multiple medical centers and critiqued by hundreds of learners prior to its release.
Acute Stroke is ideal for neurology clerkships and healthcare professionals involved in or preparing for primary stroke center certification, as well as:
- Emergency and intensive care personne
- Nursing students and nurses
- Physicians in training and practice
- Physician assistants