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EMMC Stroke Program Clinical Practice Guidelines:

  • 2015 AHA/ASA Focused Update of the 2013 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke Regarding Endovascular Treatment June 2015. Click here
  • Guidelines for the Management of Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association July 2015. Click here
  • AHA/ASA Guideline Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack May 2014. Click here
  • Dysphagia Screening: State of the Art Invitational Conference Proceeding From the State-of-the-Art Nursing Symposium, International Stroke Conference 2012. Click here
  • Definition and Evaluation of Transient Ischemic Attack A Scientific Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Stroke Council; Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia; Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention; Council on Cardiovascular Nursing; and the Interdisciplinary Council on Peripheral Vascular Disease 2009. Click here
  • AHA/ASA Guideline Guidelines for the Management of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association-2012. Click here