AHA/ASA Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke: 2019 Update to the 2018 Guidelines for the Early Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines Pocket Guide Cover

Acute Ischemic Stroke GUIDELINES Pocket Guide

Early Management

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American Heart Association

American Stroke Association

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The digital subscription version of the Acute Ischemic Stroke GUIDELINES Pocket Guide contains all the same great information found in the physical pocket guide, and can be accessed on mobile devices and online:

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The Acute Ischemic Stroke Pocket Guide is based on the latest guidelines of the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Stroke Association (ASA) and was developed with their collaboration. This practical quick-reference tool contains evidence-graded recommendations for early ischemic stroke including pre- and in-hospital care; administrative quality improvement; the NIHSS scale; and treatment, alteplase, lipid management and risk status tables.

  • Spiral Bound
  • 52 pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.5″ x 7.25″
  • Key Points
  • Graded Recommendations
    • Prehospital Stroke Management and Systems of Care
    • Emergency Evaluation and Treatment
    • Head and Neck Imaging
    • General Supportive Care and Emergency Treatment
    • IV Alteplase
    • Mechanical Thrombectomy
    • In-Hospital Management of AIS: General Supportive Care
    • In-Hospital Management of AIS: Treatment of Acute Complications
  • In-Hospital Institution of Secondary Stroke Prevention
  • Antithrombotic Treatment
  • Treatment of Hyperlipidemia
  • Tables
    • National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale
    • Options to Treat Arterial Hypertension in Patients with AIS Who Are Candidates for Emergency Reperfusion Therapy
    • Management of Symptomatic Intracranial Bleeding Occurring Within 24 Hours After Administration of IV Alteplase for Treatment of AIS
    • Management of Orolingual Angioedema Associated with IV Alteplase Administration for AIS
    • Eligibility Recommendations for IV Alteplase in Patients With AIS
    • Treatment of AIS: IV Administration of Alteplase
    • Risk Status

Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives all we do. AHA's Professional Membership is a made up of a robust group of cardiovascular professionals who participate in discovery and dissemination of science.

Created in 1997, the American Stroke Association is dedicated to prevention, diagnosis and treatment to save lives from stroke -- America's No. 5 killer and a leading cause of serious disability.

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