Aurora BayCare Stroke and Neurovascular Symposium 2019
An educational session geared towards providers, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and registered nurses that provide care for patients diagnosed with stroke or other neurovascular conditions. At the end of the session, attendees will have increased knowledge of treatment pathways brain aneurysms, carotid artery disease, pre-hospital stroke triage, pseudobulbar affect disorder and the role of rehabilitation services in the acute phase of stroke care.
This course is intended for the following specialties:
Critical Care (Intensivists), Emergency Medicine, Family Practice, General Practice, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Interventional Radiology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Vascular Surgery.
At the end of this session, learners should be able to:
- Examine updates on care pathways for patients with stroke, carotid disease or other neurovascular diagnosis.
- Identify symptoms of pseudobulbar affect disorder and its prevalence after a stroke.
- Discuss the affects of early consultation by rehabilitation services after an acute stroke.
Course Director: Ziad Darkhabani, MD; AdvocateAurora Health
Sara Beno-Chambers, NP; AdvocateAurora Health
Eric Dvorak, MD; Bellin Health
Melisa Engebose, RN; AdvocateAurora Health
James Offord, MD; AdvocateAurora Health
Rachel Reas; RN; AdvocateAurora Health
Julie Zeeman, CNS; AdvocateAurora Health
Robert Zemple, MD; AdvocateAurora Health
It is the policy of Aurora Health Care Office of Continuing Education to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored education activities. All participating faculty, course directors, and planning committee members are required to disclose to the program audience any financial relationships related to the subject matter of this program. Disclosure information is reviewed in advance in order to manage and resolve any possible conflicts of interest. All faculty and planning committee members have attested that their financial relationships do not affect their ability to present well-balanced evidence-based content for this activity. Specific disclosure information for each course faculty will be shared with the audience prior to the faculty’s presentation.
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- 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™Aurora Health Care is accredited by the Wisconsin Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Aurora Health Care designates this activity for a maximum of 4.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
- 4.50 AttendanceAttendance Credit
- 4.50 Continuing Nursing Education (CE)Aurora Health Care is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 4.50 contact hours have been awarded to this activity by the Wisconsin Nursing Association. To receive contact hours, participants must attend the entire activity.
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