Clinical Guidelines

EMMC Primary Stroke Center uses nationally-recognized clinical guidelines to diagnose and treat patients with stroke. These best practice guidelines are evidence-based and developed by national physician organizations.

AHA/ASA guidelines for acute ischemic stroke management 2013: http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/44/3/870
 
AHA/ASA guidelines for secondary prevention, 2014: http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/45/7/2160
 
AHA/ASA guidelines for SAH, 2012:  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/43/6/1711
 
AHA/ASA guidelines for management of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage,2010:  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/41/9/2108.full.pdf
 
AHA/ASA guidelines evaluation of TIA, 2009:  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/40/6/2276.full.pdf
 
AHA/ASA guidelines for indications of endovascular intracranial procedures, 2009: http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/119/16/2235.full.pdf