Acute Stroke Management

To increase the awareness of the different roles and responsibilities within a stroke team, and/or as an educational tool to optimise the flow of stroke patient management, Boehringer Ingelheim has produced an informative acute stroke film in three parts.

  • Part one portrays the emergency situation as well as the causes and pathophysiology of an acute stroke. Click here

  • Part two shows the arrival of the stroke patient at the emergency department of the stroke centre, including diagnosis and treatment. Click here

  • Part three deals with the further management of the patient and rehabilitation after an acute ischaemic stroke. Click here

Door-to-needle time of 5 minutes.
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Video filmed and supplied by the Stroke Team at the
Illinois Neurological Institute Comprehensive Stroke Center
at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois, USA

Access further multimedia resources at the Angels Initiative website

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