Treatments for lowering stroke risk in atrial fibrillation Emelia Benjamin, MD, ScM talks about the importance of following the latest evidence-based guidelines in prescribing stroke preventing therapies for atrial fibrillation patients. Access quality AFib resources for healthcare providers at www.myafibexperience.org/professionals

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Physical Therapy – New Treatments for Stroke Kathy Brady, PT, discusses new technologies to help stroke victims recover and regain their motion. For more information about physical therapy and to find a physical therapist, visit http://www.moveforwardpt.com/improve-mobility/recover-from-a-stroke/.

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What to do when someone has a stroke? Timmy’s grandpa is having a stroke! Help Timmy learn how to identify the signs of a stroke with the acronym FAST and how to treat for shock using the acronym WARTS. You too can help save lives! Strokes are the second biggest disease leading to death which…

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Code Stroke – What to do in a stroke emergency Learn more about what to do if you or someone you know is suffering a stroke. This video is part of the Heart & Vascular Health Video Education Series from Edward Hospital. Dr. Anand Ramanathan of Midwest Heart Specialists is featured.

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A remarkable recovery from a severe stroke 33-year-old Stuart White was paralysed on his left-hand-side and struggling to speak, following a stroke in the early hours of the morning. After a minimally-invasive procedure, the clot was removed and he walked out of hospital within 24 hours without symptoms. Read his story: https://bit.ly/2YVBp27

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Stroke: It Happens in an Instant A stroke is an emergency – it can happen to anyone, at any time, and at any age. What happens when someone experiences a stroke and what occurs on the way to and at the hospital, is the focus of the 2018 National Stroke Awareness Month video. Save a…

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Rehabilitation After Stroke: Kinesio Taping Kinesio Taping has many potentially therapeutic benefits when used along with other therapies. This video shows a clinical application of kinesio taping to the hand following a stroke. Kinesio taping can be used to assist a motion and provide sensory input. It also is used to minimize edema by reducing…

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