Stroke Rehabilitation

The Mayo Clinic Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Board Review is designed for candidates preparing for certifying and maintenance of certification examinations in physical medicine and rehabilitation. This online content is intended to provide a comprehensive review of the topic areas and facilitate additional study if needed.   

Faculty:

Allen W. Brown, M.D. is Associate Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. He is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and subspecialty board certified in Brain Injury Medicine. Dr. Brown has more than 20 years of experience developing rehabilitation clinical practice models and an integrated acquired brain disorders service line. His brain rehabilitation clinical practice spans the continuum of care from a team-based acute care consultation service to an inpatient rehabilitation unit service. He leads an integrated outpatient team providing longitudinal care to individuals with altered brain function caused by injury or disease.

To receive CME credit, please do the following:

  • Click Take Course
  • Watch the presentation
  • Complete the evaluation
  • Take the quiz (There is a required 80% pass rate in order to earn credit, with 1 retake allowed.)
  • Claim Credit
  • Download and print certificate

Learning Objectives

  • Define stroke
  • Describe the basic epidemiology, risk factors and acute management of stroke
  • Describe clinical stroke syndromes
  • Explain optimal organization of stroke rehabilitation care
  • Describe clinical measurement and outcome after stroke
  • Describe the evaluation and management of common complications after stroke
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Attendance
Course opens: 
02/16/2017
Course expires: 
05/14/2019
Parent activity set: 

Accreditation Statement:

In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
 

Credit Statement(s):

AMA
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Health Care Professionals
A certificate of attendance will be provided to other health care professionals for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies, or other professional associations.

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Available Credit

  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 0.50 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
02/16/2017
Course expires: 
05/14/2019