2018 AIS Guidelines
William J. Powers, MD, writing group chair, provides an overview of the 2018 Acute Ischemic Stroke Guidelines.
Articles below link to Stroke, a Journal of the American Heart Association
- 2018 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Guideline for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association
- Accuracy of Prediction Instruments for Diagnosing Large Vessel Occlusion in Individuals With Suspected Stroke: A Systematic Review for the 2018 AIS Guidelines
- Effect of Dysphagia Screening Strategies on Clinical Outcomes After Stroke: A Systematic Review for the 2018 AIS Guidelines
- Editorial: 2018 Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke
Visit our AIS Guidelines Science News Page for a look at clinical slides, Top 10 Things to Know, links to AHA News stories and the official AHA Newsroom release, plus related science and professional resources.
Raul Nogueira, MD, analyzes implications from the DAWN trial, where clinical core mismatch patients benefited from thrombectomy up to 24 hours, but chances for good outcomes declined over time.