Stroke Care - Covering the Spectrum

Original Release Date: 8/1/2018 and Expiration Date: 8/1/2021

Enduring Material Authors:

Mohammed Al-Qasmi, MD
Director, Stroke Program, Hurley Medical Center

Shah-Naz Khan, MD
Director, Institute of General & Endovascular Neurosurgery, Flint

Lesli Skolarus, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, U of M, Ann Arbor

Michael Tupper, MD
Clinical Instructor of Emergency Medicine, Hurley Medical Center

Dr. Al-Qasmi has a relevant financial relationship with the following commercial interests: Teva, EMD Serono, Genentech, and Genzyme; as he is on their Speaker’s Bureau. Prior to the activity date, his powerpoint presentation was reviewed for any bias by two Hurley Medical Center, Medical Staff Education Committee members, as the Mechanism to Resolve Conflict of Interest. (Click here to view the Faculty Disclosure form.)

The remaining authors do not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest. (Click here to view the Faculty Disclosure forms.)

Formats:
- Video (3 hours, 15 minutes)
- PDF

Educational Objectives

  • State the ED stroke process and how it affects stroke patient’s care and outcomes
  • Identify CORE stroke quality measures and how they affect stroke patient care and outcomes
  • Identify how endovascular treatment has changed stroke care and how it affects stroke patient care and outcomes
  • Identify how community education affects patients perception of stroke treatment

Instructions for Participation

  1. Start Here to register and complete the CME activity.
  2. Note: Plan for one hour of committed time. If you exit the activity before completion, you must begin again.
  3. Take the pre-test, view the material, and complete the post-test.
  4. Complete the evaluation and receive your CME certificate.

Hardware / Software Requirements

PDF: To view the material in a portable document file (PDF) format, you will need a PDF reader, which you can download for free at Nitro Reader or Adobe Reader (or from your App store if you are using a mobile device).

VIDEO: To view the material in video format, you will need Adobe Flash player, which you can download for free from Adobe Flash (or from your App store if you are using a mobile device). You may need speakers or headphones to hear the audio.


Fees

No charge

Accreditation Statement

Hurley Medical Center is accredited by the Michigan State Medical Society to provide continuing medical education for physicians.  

Designation Statement

Hurley Medical Center designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 3.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Target Audience

Emergency Department and Internal Medicine Physicians, Allied Health Professionals, and Residents

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Provider Contact Information

Hurley Medical Center, Institute for Continuing Medical Education, One Hurley Plaza, Flint, MI

Phone 810-262-9142, Fax 810-760-9956, or Email ContactCME@hurleymc.com

Provider Disclosure

Planning Committee Members –
Dr. Al-Qasmi has a relevant financial relationship with commercial interests (please see above). Jillian Welsh-Schrader, Regina Waller, and Michelle Landis do not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest.

Reviewers –
Regina Waller, Sharon Williams, Susumu Inoue, MD, Khalid Ahmed, MD, Elmahdi Saeed, MD, Diane Welker, RN, and Kay Taylor, PhD, do not have a relevant financial relationship with a commercial interest. Hemant Thawani, MD, has a relevant financial relationship with Sanofi and Pfizer as Grant/Research Support, and did not plan or review this CME activity.

Mechanism to Resolve Conflict of Interests of a relevant financial relationship with the educational topic by planning committee members and/or reviewers of the CME activity would be resolved by not allowing planning, reviewing, and approving of the CME activity by planning committee members and/or reviewers.

Bibliography

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