Tag CVA

Stroke Call Criteria

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Here is the current SCGH Criteria for urgent activation of the “Stroke Team”. If criteria are met, then call 55 and tell the operator “Stroke Call”, give the location and follow the rest of the protocol below. The document below…

CME 13/11/14 – Risk Stratification in TIA

Here is Dan’s talk on risk stratification in TIA. Resources: NICE Guideline (Reviewed May 2014): Stroke: Diagnosis and initial management of acute stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) Emergency Medicine Practice 2013: Transient Ischaemic Attack: An Evidence-Based Update Monash Transient Ischemic…

CME: TIA Ix and Mx in the ED

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Here is Jim’s great talk relating to the management of patients presenting with symptoms consistent with a TIA. Additional Resources: Australian Stroke Foundation: Clinical Guidelines for Stroke and TIA Management 2010 – written as a guide for GP’s UK NICE Clinical…