Focus On: Stroke 

Caring for patients with stroke can be challenging. When a stroke is occurring, it is critical to distinguish the symptoms from other diagnoses. Determining the type and location of stroke is yet another difficulty. Further challenges are met with treatment and rehabilitation.

We know that time equals tissue when it comes to stroke care. Read the latest articles from our journals to make sure you know how to recognize signs and symptoms of stroke and follow recommended guidelines to improve outcomes.

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Articles & CE

Global Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke Prevention: A Call to Action for Nursing
Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, May/June 2019

Timeliness of Nursing Care Delivered by Stroke Certified Registered Nurses as Compared to Non–Stroke Certified Registered Nurses to Hyperacute Stroke Patients
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, February 2019

CE Unique Stroke Symptoms in Women: A Review
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, December 2018

The Impact of Stroke Nurse Navigation on Patient Compliance Postdischarge
Rehabilitation Nursing Journal, March/April 2018

The Importance of Educating Patients With Stroke About Vitamin D
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, December 2017

Sex and Intimacy after Stroke
Rehabilitation Nursing Journal, November/December 2017

Cerebellar Stroke: A Missed Diagnosis
Advanced Emergency Nursing Journal, July/September 2017


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