Resources for Physicians

Stroke Management Guidelines

Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Patients With Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, 2014

Guidelines for the Prevention of Stroke in Women
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, 2014

Guidelines for the Early Management of Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, 2013

Oral Antithrombotic Agents for the Prevention of Stroke in Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, 2012
 

Stroke Scales

Acute Assessment Scales

Hunt & Hess Scale (pdf)
NIH Stroke Scale (NIHSS) (pdf)

Functional Assessment

Modified Rankin Scale (pdf)

Outcome Assessment

Barthel Index (pdf)

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