Stroke and Neuroscience

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PRISMS

Pooja Khatri, MD summarizes the results of the PRISMS trial, which found little likelihood of benefit from alteplase treatment compared to aspirin for patients recovering from lowest severity strokes, defined as those not resulting in clearly disabling deficits.

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Stroke Council

Karen L. Furie, MD, MPH, FAHA

The American Heart Association’s mission is “building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.” The Stroke Council, one of 16 scientific councils within the American Heart Association, is uniquely dedicated to advancing the science of stroke prevention, treatment and recovery through research and education. The Stroke Council develops scientifically based publications, meetings, professional education, and training programs and supports the American Stroke Association’s work in translating stroke-related science into effective initiatives and products for the public, healthcare professionals, healthcare facilities and policy makers.

Karen L. Furie, MD, MPH, FAHA
Chair, Stroke Council

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Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (CVSN)

Nancy T. Artinian, PhD, RN, FAHA, FPCNA, FAAN

It is an honor and privilege to serve as Chair of the Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (CVSN). I am looking forward to working with all of you to build upon what previous leaders have accomplished.

Nancy T. Artinian, PhD, RN, FAHA, FPCNA, FAAN
Chair, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing
 

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