September 15, 2022

Acute Ischemic Stroke

In this episode of the podcast, we discuss the management of Acute Ischemic Stroke (AIS). Our guest is Dr. Fred Rincon, a neurologist and critical care specialist with expertise in the resuscitation and management of acute brain injured patients. He is a Professor of Neurology at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and Director of the Neuro-ICU at Cooper University Health Care in Camden, New Jersey.

Additional Resources
Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke. F. Herpich and F. Rincon:
AHA Guidelines for the Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke (2019):
Link to NIHSS Certification Course:
The intensive care management of acute ischemic stroke. D. Sharma and M. Smith:
Association of Neurocritical Care Services with Mortality and Functional Outcomes for Adults With Brain Injury. Meta-analysis. JAMA Neurology 2022:

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