Updates in Acute Ischemic Stroke

August 12, 2018 00:28:22
Updates in Acute Ischemic Stroke
Critical Care Perspectives in Emergency Medicine
Updates in Acute Ischemic Stroke
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Neurocritical Care guru Dr. Evie Marcolini is back to review recent literature and practice changes in the management of patients with acute ischemic stroke.  Who should get endovascular therapy? Which imaging modality should we order? When do you transfer? These are just some of the questions Evie tackles on this podcast.

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