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CONTINUUM: Lifelong Learning in Neurology:
doi: 10.1212/01.CON.0000446096.57763.67
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    Cerebrovascular Disease

    Guest Editor: Adam G. Kelly, MD

    Editor’s Preface . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 281

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    REVIEW ARTICLES

    Evaluation and Management of Acute Ischemic Stroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 283

    Pooja Khatri, MD, MSc

    Risk Factor Management for Stroke Prevention . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 296

    Shyam Prabhakaran, MD, MS; Ji Y. Chong, MD

    Evaluation and Prevention of Cardioembolic Stroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 309

    Anthony S. Kim, MD, MAS

    Large Artery Atherosclerosis: Carotid Stenosis, Vertebral Artery Disease, and Intracranial Atherosclerosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 323

    Seemant Chaturvedi, MD, FAAN; Pratik Bhattacharya, MD, MPH

    Evaluation and Management of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis . . . . . . . . . . . . 335

    Cheryl Bushnell, MD, MHS; Gustavo Saposnik, MD, MSc, FAHA, FRCP(C)

    Evaluation and Management of Stroke in Young Adults . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 352

    Jason S. Mackey, MD, MS

    Pediatric Arterial Ischemic Stroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 370

    Mahendra Moharir, MD, MSc, FRACP; Gabrielle de Veber, MD

    Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms: Screening and Management . . . . . . . . 387

    Adam G. Kelly, MD

    Genetic Stroke Syndromes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 399

    Kevin M. Barrett, MD, MSc; James F. Meschia, MD, FAAN

    Predicting Outcomes After Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke . . . . . . . . . 412

    David A. Rempe, MD, PhD

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    ETHICAL PERSPECTIVES

    Telephone Consultations for Tissue Plasminogen Activator Administration in Acute Stroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .429

    Justin A. Sattin, MD

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    PRACTICE ISSUES

    Cost and Utility in the Diagnostic Evaluation of Stroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .436

    James F. Burke, MD

    Coding for Telestroke . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .441

    Timothy Ingall, MBBS, PhD; Bart M. Demaerschalk, MD, MSc, FRCP(C)

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    APPENDIX

    Appendix A: National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale Summary . . . . . . . . . 444

    Learning Objectives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .271

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    SELF-ASSESSMENT

    Instructions for Completing the Self-Assessment Pretest and Tally Sheet . . . . .273

    Self-Assessment Pretest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .275

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    CME

    Instructions for Completing CME and Tally Sheet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .447

    Postreading CME Test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .449

    Postreading CME Test-Preferred Responses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .459

    Patient Management Problem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .476

    Patient Management Problem-Preferred Responses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .482

    Adam G. Kelly, MD

    Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .494

    List of Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Back Cover

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