Acute Ischemic Stroke

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Photoclinic
Photoclinic
03/05/2021
Isolated unilateral oculomotor nerve paresis is a rare presentation of midbrain cerebrovascular accident. This report describes a case of isolated unilateral oculomotor nerve paresis resulting from a tiny...
03/05/2021
Emergency Medicine
Shumei Man, MD, PhD
Emergency Medicine

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Medical emergencies
Medical emergencies
11/06/2019
A comprehensive stroke center has capabilities that a primary stroke center does not have, such as endovascular therapy. Should emergency medical services bypass a primary stroke center to get the patient...
11/06/2019
Acute Ischemic Stroke
Acute Ischemic Stroke
05/01/2019
The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association released guidelines last year for the early management of patients with acute ischemic stroke. Test your knowledge on the guidelines by taking...
05/01/2019
Heat
Heat
04/03/2019
Do you know the symptoms of heat stroke? Find out by answering this question.
04/03/2019
stroke
stroke
10/25/2018
aphasia
aphasia
08/22/2018
Martha sustained an ischemic stroke 3 years ago. According to her caregiver, her primary complication is expressive aphasia.
08/22/2018

Clinical Insights

Emergency Medicine
Shumei Man, MD, PhD
Emergency Medicine
Acute Ischemic Stroke
Acute Ischemic Stroke
04/07/2020
Consultant360 spoke with the SELECT trial national principal investigator and lead author Amrou Sarraj, MD, whose trial shed light on how the use of imaging modalities can be optimized following the onset...
04/07/2020
Management
Management
10/09/2019
A new review highlighted the power and importance of multimodal computed tomography scanning for acute stroke. Lead author Ken Butcher, MD, answered our questions about his review.
10/09/2019
Emergency Medicine
Neal Parikh, MD, MS
Emergency Medicine