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Stroke Virtual Grand Rounds

Webcast Series

Stroke Virtual Grand Rounds is a case-based CME-certified webcast series designed to bring health care providers closer to an ideal of stroke care by providing up-to-date and clinically relevant information applied to a variety of situations. Expert faculty address important knowledge and clinical competency gaps through interactive presentations that review and analyze the most current developments in clinical practice.

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Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, FRCP(C)
Interventional Therapeutic Techniques in Acute Stroke
Muhammad Shazam Hussain, MD, FRCP(C)
Estimated Time:   30 minutes
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Type: Webcast
Technical Requirements: Flash Player
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Specialties:   Neurology, Internal Medicine

Series Objectives

  1. Highlight research on stroke pathology especially antithrombin antibodies and hematologic factors.
  2. Describe the association and clinical implications of migraine in patients with patent foramen ovale.
  3. Summarize the clinical implications of advances in interventional therapeutic techniques in patients with acute stroke.
  4. Critically appraise efficacy and safety of anticoagulant agents in management of intracranial hemorrhage.
  5. Apply therapeutic advances to treatment of atrial fibrillation.
  6. Demonstrate awareness of the role gender plays in prevention and treatment strategies for stroke.

Target Audience

This educational series is designed for neurologists, internal medicine physicians, and other health care practitioners who manage patients with cerebrovascular disease.

Activity Director

Edward Manno, MD
Head, Neurocritical Care
Cerebrovascular Center
Neurology Institute
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH