Stroke Update

September 13th, 2019 - September 13th, 2022
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours
1.00 MOC Points


Today on MedNet21, we're going to discuss Stroke Update.

The presentation will review the current evidence and the most recent updated
recommendations and AHA guidelines on acute ischemic stroke treatment including
intravenous thrombolysis and mechanical thrombectomy.

Pre-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.
The webcast is no longer available.
Post-Test taking for this webcast is no longer available.

Dates and Times

End Date: 9/13/2022


As a result of this educational activity, webcast participants will be able to: UNDERSTAND the
evidence behind IVtPA for acute ischemic stroke treatment; and DESCRIBE the
evidence behind mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke treatment.

You’ll also learn about the following:

  • Catheter-based intervention in acute stroke
  • Choosing the right brain imaging test
  • Time goals for treatment of acute stroke
  • Blood pressure management in acute stroke
  • NIH Stroke Score

Webcasts Files

File Link

Stroke Update - 2


Stroke Update - 4


Stroke Update - 2 - color


Disclosure Information for Planning Committee Members and Speakers



  • Dr. Vivien Lee, MD
    • Stroke Update
  • Dr. Ciaran Powers, MD
    • Stroke Update


The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®) to provide continuing medical education for physicians

The Center for Continuing Medical Education (CCME) at The Ohio State University designates this webcasts for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification

Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1.00 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.