Posted by Andy Jagoda MD in: Feature Update , trackback
Acute ischemic stroke is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States, and a majority of acute ischemic stroke patients are evaluated for the first time by a clinician in the emergency department. Our recent issue Acute Ischemic Stroke: Emergency Department Management After the 3-Hour Window presents evidence-based guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute ischemic stroke in patients who present more than 3 hours after their last known well time.
To help you with the decision-making process, we’ve created the clinical pathway below, which is also included in the supplement.
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