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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CE Community-Based Interventions for Stroke Provided by Nurses and Community Health Workers: A Review of the Literature
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, August 2020

A Successful Quality Improvement Project for Detection and Management of Acute Stroke in Hospitalized Patients
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, August 2020

Psychosocial Sequelae of Stroke in Working-Age Adults: A Pilot Study
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, August 2020

Barriers and Facilitators to Aerobic Exercise Implementation in Stroke Rehabilitation: A Scoping Review
Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy, July 2020

Impact of a Structured Response and Evidence-Based Checklist on In-hospital Stroke Outcomes
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, June 2020

CE The Effects of Meditation, Race and Anxiety on Stroke Survivor Resilience
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, June 2020

Increased Risk of Stroke Among Young Adults With Serious Traumatic Brain Injury
Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation, May/June 2020

CE Design and Usability Testing of the Stroke Caregiver Support System: A Mobile-Friendly Website to Reduce Stroke Caregiver Burden
Rehabilitation Nursing Journal, May/June 2020

Decreasing Door-to-Groin Puncture Times in a Nonacademic Comprehensive Stroke Center
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, June 2020

Risk Factors of Pediatric Stroke
Journal of Neuroscience Nursing, April 2020

Standardizing the Frequency of Neurologic Assessment After Acute Stroke
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, March 2020

CE Healthcare Professionals’ and Patients’ Views of Discussing Sexual Well-Bing Poststroke
Rehabilitation Nursing Journal, January/February 2020

CE Understanding Anosognosia for Hemiplegia After Stroke
Rehabilitation Nursing Journal, January/February 2020

Online Resources for Stroke Survivors
Nursing 2020, December 2019

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

Practice Structure and Locomotor Learning After Stroke
Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy, April 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
 

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