CME/CE: Stroke Rounds: 'Room for Improvement' in Stroke Recurrence Prediction

Publication Date:
Fri, 04/01/2016
By: Alere Staff

SPONSORED BY

MedPage Today

American Heart Association

ACTIVE DATE

March 1, 2016 – March 1, 2018

CREDIT

Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

DESCRIPTION

The Recurrence Risk Estimator (RRE) provides risk estimates for recurrent stroke based on clinical history, presumed stroke cause and brain imaging findings. The validity of the RRE for recurrent stroke is useful but more studies are needed to improve its predictive ability.

LINK

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Cardiology/Strokes/56485