Now Available! An accredited webinar on Acute Stroke Treatment: Addressing Missed Opportunities. Listen to Edward Jauch, MD, and David Liebeskind, MD, discuss how to reduce treatment time and increase treatment rates for your acute ischemic stroke patients. Participation is free and open to all. Medical Education Resources designates this educational activity for a maximum of […]
This is a great video that shows the different affects of Aphasia.
How to Communicate With Aphasia Patients, an article posted by StrokeSmart on October 3, 2013. RVA Aphasia group, a stroke support group in Virginia, wanted to help people better understand and communicate with stroke survivors with aphasia. Aphasia is a disorder of communication that impairs a person’s ability to use and comprehend language. To help […]
WomenHeart is pleased to announce the availability of our free heart health educational webinars! These previously recorded videos on various topics related to women and heart disease provide you with important information to empower you (or your patients) to take charge of your heart health. The videos feature presentations by leading cardiologists in women’s heart […]
This video is produced by stroke survivor, Winston Lindsley. Click on Aphasia/Apraxia.
This YouTube video was Published on Sep 10, 2013. The play, “NightSky” id the story of a brilliant astronomer who’s ambitions were cut short when she suffered a brain injury and became aphasiac. Click Here.
Aphasia Etiquette – Ask Wait Listen is a great video of talking to someone with aphasia. This is produced by Stroke.org.uk/aphasia. WATCH and LEARN
Life is Larger Than… APHASIA is the title of the Aphasia Institute’s 30th anniversary video made by group members, volunteers, and staff. Although life is larger than… APHASIA, the power of communication and sharing stories is so apparent. Enjoy the video, but check out the Aphasia Institute’s website for resources, information and a visual support […]
Learn about The Joint Commission’s standards for the new Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC) designation in three new webinars. 1. The Guidelines for Comprehensive Stroke Centers MJ Hampel, senior associate director, The Joint Commission The Joint Commission will provide an overview of this new designation and the required standards, plus the program’s mission, goals and objectives. […]
Pseudobulbar affect (PBA) is a neurological disorder that causes sudden and unpredictable episodes of crying or laughing, often in socially inappropriate situations. PBA is sometimes called emotional lability, pathological crying and laughing or emotional incontinence. Join topic expert Jonathan Fellus, MD, for the iHOPE: Pseudobulbar Affect (PBA) webinar and learn more about the following topics: […]