Certification Review Includes

  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with neuro anatomy and physiology. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Identify the differences between ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke
      Correlate deficits with the site of injury
      Define the different types of stroke mimics
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with preventative stroke care. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      List modifiable risk factors for stroke
      List unmodifiable risk factors for stroke
      Describe the role of health education in minimizing risk factors
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with the initial phase of a stroke. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Identify the difference between anterior and posterior circulation strokes
      Describe how to perform a neurological assessment
      Discuss the different treatments available for acute stroke
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with the indications for the diagnostic tests used in acute stroke management. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Explain the rationale for performing a non-contrast CT scan
      Describe the indication for transcranial doppler in hemorrhagic stroke patients
      List the lab work required in acute stroke work up
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with generalized stroke care. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Describe the importance of neurological assessment scales in determining outcomes in stroke patients
      Conduct a comprehensive neurological assessment
      Describe importance of performing swallow screening in an acute stroke patient
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with treatment options for acute ischemic stroke and hemorrhagic stroke. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Identify treatment options for acute ischemic stroke
      Implement care specific to hemorrhagic stroke
      Identify treatment options for hemorrhagic stroke
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with treatment of vasospasm. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Define what vasospasm is
      Identify patients at risk for vasospasm
      Describe endovascular management of vasospasm
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with medications used in the management and prevention of stroke. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Describe the indications for antiplatet agents in prevention of stroke
      Describe the use of anticoagulation in management of atrial fibrillation
      Define the role of nimodipine in hemorrhagic stroke
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with the post acute phase of stroke. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Describe the different roles of the multidisciplinary team
      Define the different levels of rehabilitation
      Describe the different rehabilitation assessment scales
    2. Contact Hours: 1
  • Stroke Certified Nurse Review

    1. The goal of this program is to familiarize nurses with stroke systems and quality of stroke care. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
      Identify the rationale for stroke protocols
      Describe the benefits of stroke units
      Identify the members of the acute stroke team
    2. Contact Hours: 1

Accreditation Information

NURSES

In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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