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Activating a Stroke Alert: A Neurological Emergency - CE591
Activating a Stroke Alert: A Neurological Emergency

CE591 l 1.00 contact hrs
by Anna Ver Hage, MSN, AGACNP-BC, CCRN, CNRN
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The goal of this continuing education program is to provide nurses with knowledge about how to quickly recognize and manage adult patients with signs and symptoms of acute stroke. After studying the information presented here, you will able to:
  • State the benchmark treatment times for acute stroke
  • Describe the differences in management of ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke
  • Discuss nursing interventions in the care of a patient presenting with an acute stroke

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 5/18/2019

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