Course curriculum

  • 1

    Module 1: Understanding Scientific Literature and Epidemiology of Stroke

    • Pre-Test

    • INTRODUCTION

    • OBJECTIVES

    • Lecture 1

    • Lecture 2

    • Lecture 3

    • Lecture 4

    • Required Reading

    • Optional Reading

    • Optional Reading

    • Assignment

    • Post test

  • 2

    Module 2: Understanding Scientific Literature and Epidemiology of Stroke

    • INTRODUCTION

    • Pretest

    • Lecture 1: Risk Factors 1

    • Lecture 2: Risk Factors 2

    • Lecture 3: Risk Factors - Cardioembolic

    • Lecture 4: Risk Factors - Extracranial Athero

    • Lecture 5: Risk Factors - Other Etiologies

    • Lecture 6: Risk Factors - 4 Cases

    • Required Reading - 1

    • Required Reading - 2

    • Optional Reading - 1

    • Optional Reading - 2

    • Optional Reading - 3

    • Optional Reading - 4

    • Optional Reading - 5

    • ASSIGNMENT

    • Post test

  • 3

    Course: Pre test

    • Pre test

  • 4

    Module 3: Lacunar stroke and small vessel disease

    • INTRODUCTION & Objectives

    • Pre test

    • Lecture 1: ACUTE STROKE ASSESSMENT SCALES

    • Lecture 2: Small vessel disease and lacunar stroke

    • Lecture 3: TIA and Stroke mimics

    • Pre-test for Large Vessel Stroke

    • Lecture 4: Large vessel disease

    • Required Reading: Lacunar strokes and infarcts a review - CM Fisher 1982

    • Required Reading: Lacunes small deep cerebral infarcts - C Miller Fisher - 1965

    • Required Reading: Oxfordshire classification of stroke - Lancet 1991

    • Required Reading: TOAST Classification - Stroke 1993

    • Required Reading: stroke mimics

    • Optional reading: Hereditary cerebral small vessel disease - 2017

    • Inherited and Uncommon Causes of Stroke - Continuum 2017

    • Optional reading: Cochrane review

    • Optional reading: CNS small vessel disease - Neurology 2019

    • Optional reading: Lacunar infarction and small vessel disease - Caplan 2015

    • Optional reading: Non atherosclerotic large vessel cerebrovascular arteriopathies - 2013

    • Optional reading: Systematic review for LVO scales

    • Optional reading: Pathophysiology of lacunar stroke - history mystery and modern interpretation - 2019

    • Optional reading: Update on cerebral small vessel disease - 2016

    • Post test

    • Module 3: Assignment 1

    • Module 3: Assignment 2

    • Module 3: Assignment 3

    • Module 3: Assignment 4

    • Post test : Lacunar stroke and small vessel disease

    • Post test: Large vessel stroke

  • 5

    Module 5 : Ischemic stroke – acute and long term management

    • Introduction & Objectives

    • Pre test 1- module 5

    • Pre test 2 - module 5

    • Lecture 1 - Thrombolysis for Acute Ischemic Stroke

    • Lecture 2 - Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke

    • Lecture 3 - In-hospital monitoring and management of complications of acute stroke patients

    • Lecture 4 - ACUTE STROKE WORKUP AND MANAGENENT

    • Reading 1 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 2 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 3 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 4 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 5 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 6 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 7 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 8 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 9 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 10 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 11 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 12 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 13 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 14 - Thrombolysis Trials

    • Reading 1 : Thrombectomy Trials

    • Reading 2 : Thrombectomy Trials

    • Reading 3 : Thrombectomy Trials

    • Reading 4 : Thrombectomy Trials

    • Reading 1 - Neuro-imaging and Collaterals

    • Reading 2 - Neuro-imaging and Collaterals

    • Reading 3 - Neuro-imaging and Collaterals

    • Reading 4 - Neuro-imaging and Collaterals

    • Reading 5 - Neuro-imaging and Collaterals

    • Assignment module 5

    • Post test 1 - module 5

    • Post test 2 - module 5

  • 6

    Module 7 - Subarachnoid hemorrhage

    • Introduction

    • Pretest - module 7

    • Lecture 1 - Epidemiology and clinical presentation

    • Lecture 2 - Early management and stabilization

    • Lecture 3 - Delayed complications and clinical monitoring

    • Required reading - International subarachnoid aneurysm trial (ISAT)

    • Required reading - UNRUPTURED INTRACRANIAL ANEURYSMS

    • Optional reading - Subarachnoid haemorrhage

    • Assignment module 7 - Subarachnoid hemorrhage

    • Post test - module 7

  • 7

    Module 6 - Intracerebral Hemorrhage

    • Introduction

    • Pre test - Module 6

    • Introduction to module 6 - Intracerebral Hemorrhage

    • Lecture 2 - Management of intracerebral hemorrhage

    • Lecture 3 - Etiology of intracerebral hemorrhage

    • Required Reading - Guidelines for Acute ICH

    • Required Reading - Intracerebral hemorrhage

    • Optional Reading - Charcot-Bouchard Aneurysm review

    • Optional Reading - Anticoagulation resumption after ICH

    • Optional Reading - post ARUBA

    • Assignment - Module 6

    • Post test - Module 6

  • 8

    Module 8 - Stroke Rehabilitation

    • Introduction and Objectives

    • Pre module survey- Module 8

    • Pre test module 8

    • Download Assignment Template

    • Lecture 1 - Disability etiquettes in stroke care

    • Lecture 2 - Introduction to Assignment

    • Lecture 3 - EBM resources in stroke rehab

    • Lecture 4 - Insights on Stroke Rehabilitation

    • Lecture 5 - AHA Guidelines Stroke rehabilitation

    • Required Reading - Role of Neurologists in Stroke : Different schools of thought

    • Required reading - Board Review Stroke Rehabilitation

    • Optional reading - AHA Guidelines Stroke Rehabilitation

    • Optional reading - Canadian Best Practice Recommendations

    • Optional reading - Cochrane (on very early mobilization)

    • Optional reading - EBRSR evidence summary (Refer to Conclusions)

    • Optional reading - Evidence based toolkit for upper limb recovery

    • Optional reading - Gait rehabilitation technology in stroke (review)

    • Optional reading - Neural repair treatments (review)

    • Optional reading - Neuroplasticity _ stroke - interesting read

    • Optional reading - Neuroplasticity basis of stroke rehab

    • Optional reading - Pharmcological augmentation + Rehab (review)

    • Optional reading - Use of AFO post stroke (best practice statement)

    • Assignment module 8 - Stroke Rehabilitation

    • Post test module 8

    • Post module survey- Module 8

  • 9

    Module 9 - Post Stroke Spasticity

    • Introduction & Objectives

    • Pre test - module 9

    • Download Assignment Template - module 9

    • Required Reading-Taxonomy of spastic peresis

    • Required Reading-Post stroke spasticity

    • Required Reading-A unified global approach in spasticity Rx

    • Required Reading-Appropriate positioning

    • Required Reading-Chemodenervation and nerve blocks

    • Lecture 1 : Rethinking Art of Spasticity Treatment

    • Spasticity - Integrated Statement and Universal Model of Care

    • Optional Reading - Updates on PSS World Congress 2021

    • Optional Reading-Overview Spasticity-PSS

    • Optional Reading-Pathophysiology of Spasticity

    • Optional Reading-Consensus statements-guidelines-BSRM-RMSANZ

    • Optional Reading-Evidence Cochrance-MDT-Non Pharmacologial

    • Optional Reading-Immobility Hazards-positioning-mobility

    • Optional Reading-Anticoagulation in spasticity Rx

    • Optional Reading-Surgical Treatments Spasticity

    • Assignment module 9

    • Post test - module 9

  • 10

    Module 10-Uncommon Stroke Etiologies

    • Pre-Test - module 10

    • Module Introduction

    • Lecture 1 - Cerebral Vasculitis

    • Lecture 2 - Cerebral angiogram

    • Lecture 3 - Infective endocarditis

    • Lecture 4 - Cerebrovascular dissections

    • Lecture 5-Non-Inflammatory Arteriopathies

    • Required reading - Isolated Cortical Vein Thrombosis

    • Required reading - Noncontrast CT in Deep Cerebral Venous

    • Required reading - Cerebral venous thrombosis

    • Required reading - Diagnostic Performance of MRI Sequences

    • Required reading - Diagnostic Performance of Routine Brain MRI

    • Cerebral Vein Thrombosis - 1

    • Cerebral Vein Thrombosis - 2

    • Lecture 6-SubstanceAbuse

    • Lecture 7-APLSyndrome

    • Lecture 8-Thrombophilias

    • Requirment Readings_CerebralVasculitis

    • Required Reading-Cerebral Vein Thrombosis

    • Required Reading-Infectious Endocarditis

    • Required Reading-Cerebrovascular Dissections

    • Required Reading-Non-Inflammatory Cerebral Vasculopathies

    • Required Reading-Substance Abuse

    • Required Reading-Antiphospholipid Syndrome

    • Required Reading-Hypercoagulability and Stroke

    • Assignment - module 10

    • Post Test-Module 10

  • 11

    Module 11 - Stroke systems of care

    • Stroke Core Measures: The Science behind it

    • Primary Stroke Centre

    • Stroke program build - a discussion with participants - June 29th 2021

    • Assignment - module 11

  • 12

    Module 12 - Stroke Research

    • Lecture 1 - Clinical Research Educational Material

    • Lecture 2 - Clinical Research – 1 Confounding

    • Lecture 3 - Clinical Research – 2 Causal Diagrams

    • Lecture 4 - Clinical Research – 3a Sample Studies - 1

    • M12_03b selection of statistical tests

    • M12_04b import data in SAS

    • M12_05 sas ondemand intro

    • M12_06 analysis in SAS

    • Reserach 00-Introduction

    • Reserach 00-Introduction

    • Reserach 01-counfounding

    • Reserach 01-counfounding

    • Reserach 02 - CausalDiagram

    • Reserach 02 - CausalDiagram

    • Reserach 03a - Sample Studies 1

    • Reserach 03a - Sample Studies 1

    • Research 04 - Electronic Data Format

    • ResearchProposal

    • Download Assignment Data - module 12

    • Assignment - module 12

  • 13

    Course Completion

    • Survey

Instructor

Muhammad Fareed Khan Suri

MD, MSc Director Stroke Program St Cloud Hospital