References 1 jauch ec, saver jl, adams hp jr, et al guidelines for the early management of patients with acute ischemic stroke: a guideline for healthcare professionals from the american heart association/american stroke association. Patient education worksheet: seizures form #: hfhs-59-2070mr-0610 3 date: mrn: name: diet/nutrition diet & diet advancement caffiene talk with your physician as to how much, if any, caffientated products you can have. Tailored approaches to stroke health education (tashe) the safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the us federal government.
The stroke foundation develops the national stroke guidelines, measures and monitors the adherence to these guidelines via the national stroke audit, and develops education and resources for health professionals to support the delivery of best practice stroke care and reduce the evidence-practice gap. Aspirin aspirin is used to treat pain, fever and inflammation it may also be used to reduce the chance of blood clotting, and the risk of heart attack or stroke it is common for people, who take aspirin to reduce the chance of. Patient education materials when she wants to know more—give her information she can trust with 140 titles in english and spanish, acog patient education materials are the best source of peer-reviewed information specifically designed for patients acog patient education materials promote understanding, encourage knowledgeable. This project is supported in part by the nih specialized programs of translational research in acute stroke (spotrias) network, and ninds grant 3p50ns055977 to washington university in st louis school of medicine and.
For over 30 years we have been the trusted source for free resources and education to the stroke community together, we empower survivors and their circle of care to thrive after stroke make your tax-deductible donation today to support the growing needs of the stroke community. A family guide to pediatric stroke (36 pages) for families of children who have had a stroke developed by stroke professionals and families covers basic stroke information and immediate care and recovery information. Download ais resources here, including a stroke assessment card ring, a dosing and administration poster, and more to help supplement your patient care see full safety for more information indications activase (alteplase) is indicated for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke exclude intracranial hemorrhage as the primary cause of stroke. Recovering after a stroke: a patient and family guide 5 if a stroke survivor has symptoms of depression, especially thoughts of death or suicide, professional help is needed right away once the depression is properly treated, these thoughts will go away depression can be treated with medication, psychotherapy, or both.
Education materials early identification and intervention is essential in a time-sensitive illness like a stroke lern has produced education tools for public use as part of their efforts to increase awareness about stroke symptoms and early intervention. Fatigue and improving your energy level brochures-spanish this free patient education brochure will provide your patients with information on healthy eating and how to increase and sustain their energy level naturally. Stroke awareness and education toolkit for healthcare providers a toolkit to increase professional awareness and knowledge of stroke, including risk factors, signs and symptoms, triage care, protocols for treatment, rehabilitation options, patient quality of care issues, and. Let's talk about stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the american stroke association, that presents information in a question-and-answer format that's brief, easy to follow and easy to read.
Packet & brochure selection: use the form below to request your packet or brochure(s) of interest for each item you want to receive, check the box before the packet or brochure title and complete the contact information. High levels in the blood can lead to heart disease and stroke diabetes is a disease that affects the body’s use of insulin insulin tells the body to remove sugar from the blood. Indication acute ischemic stroke activase ® (alteplase) is indicated for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke (ais) exclude intracranial hemorrhage as the primary cause of stroke signs and symptoms prior to initiation of treatment.
The aha/asa stroke resource center delivers evidence-based patient education and community resources for stroke prevention, treatment and recovery download infographics, posters, toolkits, handouts and more to teach your patients about stroke risk factors they can control, treat and improve. Learn how smoking affects your body, and find smoking cessation tips in our patient education materials. Understanding the underlying mechanisms of a stroke diagnosis will enhance the therapists ability to determine specific rehab needs of the patient this course, with applications for patients in all therapy settings, will focus on the movement re-education needs required for basic daily function of the patient from an integrated approach.