Stroke: Acute Management
Students will develop knowledge and skills in cerebral circulation, stroke risk and prevention and stroke classification. They will also learn about stroke severity scales, differential diagnosis, acute stroke investigations, and interventions (including thrombolysis) and acute post-stroke complications. This course will explore an evidence-based, and multiprofessional team approach to the management of acute stroke patients and those at risk of stroke.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Semester 1 - 2016
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
• Stroke risk, prevention and epidemiology.
• Cerebral anatomy and pathophysiology.
• Evidence-based, acute and hyper-acute stroke management.
• Multi-professional team approach.
|Timetable||2016 Course Timetables for MEDI6320|