15th Annual Stroke and Cerebrovascular Disease Review 2023 - The Emergency Neurological Life Support® (ENLS) - Livestream (Virtual)
This course offers Live (in-person) and Livestream (virtual) attendance options
Course Directors - W. David Freeman, M.D., Kevin M. Barrett, M.D., Zafer Keser, M.D., Cumara O'Carroll, M.D., M.P.H., Rabih G. Tawk, M.D.,
Co-Course Directors - Lesia Mooney RN, SCRN, Suzanne Brown, RN, SCRN, and Amanda Tomlinson, APRN
September 23, 2023 - Internet Live Activity - Amelia Island, Florida
This course provides attendees with an update on all major areas of clinical interest in vascular neurology. Lectures cover management of acute ischemic stroke, brain hemorrhage, and symptomatic and asymptomatic vascular lesions including arteriovenous malformations, cavernous malformations, cerebral aneurysms and carotid stenosis. The latest diagnostic and therapeutic approaches to stroke are discussed. Lectures are supplemented with highlights of images in clinical vascular neurology and group discussions of clinical vignettes.
This course is designed for neurologists, neurosurgeons, interventional neuroradiologists, primary care physicians, emergency department physicians, neurology residents, vascular neurology fellows and stroke center team members including nurse practitioners, nurses, PAs, physical and occupational therapists and speech therapists.
Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Recognize the eligibility for intravenous TPA in acute ischemic stroke, and endovascular therapy candidates with large vessel occlusion (LVO).
- Recognize the signs and symptoms of stroke that prompt emergency evaluation and earlier evidence-based treatment
- Evaluate the data and outcomes of clinical trials and the impact on treatment options for stroke patients stroke risk factors and interventions (e.g., blood pressure control)
- Discuss standard and new treatment options for cerebrovascular diseases
- Describe recent developments in stroke prevention strategies
- Identify modifiable stroke risk factors and interventions
Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.
Course Directors -
W. David Freeman, M.D.
Kevin M. Barrett, M.D.
Waleed Brinjikji, M.D.
Zafer Keser, M.D.
Cumara O'Carroll, M.D.M.P.H.
Rabih G. Tawk, M.D.
Co-Course Directors -
Lesia Mooney RN, SCRN
Suzanne Brown, RN, SCRN
Amanda Tomlinson, APRN
To claim credit for livestream participation in this course, learners must view the content during the hours posted for the live activity. This course is not approved for on-demand delivery.
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