3D Tissue Models
Stroke & Cerebrovascular Disease Review

Amelia Island, Florida
This course is designed to provide attendees with a high-yield and broad review of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases, including cerebrovascular physiology and pathophysiology, primary and secondary stroke prevention, acute ischemic stroke evaluation and management, neuro-critical care, brain aneurysms and vascular malformations, intracranial hemorrhage, and complications of stroke.

Schedule of Presentations:

Friday, October 1, 2010
07:55:00 Fundamentals
08:00:00 Pre-Course Workshop: Hitting the Mark with Bedside Nursing in Stroke Care Lesia H. Mooney, Terri-Ellen J. Kiernan
11:00:00 Registration/Exhibits
11:30:00 Welcome and Announcements
12:00:00 Epidemology of Stroke and its Risk Factors Kevin M. Barrett
12:30:00 Case-Based Vascular Neuroanatomy Kelly D. Fleming
13:00:00 Stroke Pathophysiology W. David Freeman
13:30:00 Fundamentals of Clinical Trial Methodology James F. Meschia
14:00:00 Bedside Use and Cost Efficacy of Antithrombotics and Thrombolytics Alden V. Patel
14:30:00 Break, Exhibits and "The Doctor Is In"
15:00:00 Transient Ischemic Attack and Stroke Mimics: New Tools for Diagnosis and Management
15:30:00 Neuroimaging of Acute Ischemia David A. Miller
16:00:00 Cerebrovascular Pathology Update: New Insights into White Matter Disease Dennis Dickson
16:30:00 Acute Ischemia Stroke Thrombolysis: Beyond 3 Hours Alejandro A. Rabinstein
17:00:00 Adjourn
Saturday, October 2, 2010
06:55:00 Medical Management
07:00:00 Continental Breakfast/Exhibits
07:00:00 Neurohospitalist’ Roundtable
07:55:00 Announcements
08:00:00 Commonly Asked Questions in the Management of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms Robert D. Brown
08:30:00 Secondary Prevention of Ischemic Stroke Kelly D. Fleming
09:00:00 Sleep Disorders and Stroke Pablo R. Castillo
09:30:00 Stenting and Endarterectomy of Carotid Disease Thomas G. Brott
10:00:00 Break, Exhibits and "The Doctor Is In"
10:30:00 Stroke Telemedicine Bart M. Demaerschalk
11:00:00 Cardioembolic Stroke: Causes, Treatment and Controversies George W. Petty
11:30:00 Lunch & Learn: Brain Attack Interactive Management – Q&A with Audience Response
12:15:00 Hypercoaguable Causes of Stroke and Lupus Anticoagulant Robert D. McBane
12:45:00 Small Vessel Disease Benjamin H. Eidelman
13:15:00 Vasculitis and Inflammatory Causes of Stroke James F. Meschia
13:35:00 Stroke in Children Harry S. Abram
14:05:00 Break, Exhibits and "The Doctor Is In"
14:25:00 Metabolic and Genetic Causes of Stroke James F. Meschia
14:55:00 Cerebral Venous Thrombosis Benjamin H. Eidelman
15:15:00 Advances in Stroke Rehabilitation and Brain Plasticity in 2010 Allen W. Brown
15:50:00 Adjourn
Sunday, October 3, 2010
06:40:00 Surgery
06:45:00 Continental Breakfast/Exhibits
06:45:00 Stroke Center Roundtable
07:25:00 Announcements
07:30:00 Intracerebral Hemorrhage Maria I. Aguilar
08:00:00 Surgical and Endovascular Management of Ruptured Intracranial Aneurysms Ricardo A. Hanel
08:30:00 Neurointensive Care Managment Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Alejandro A. Rabinstein
09:00:00 Brain Monitoring Techniques in the Neuro ICU W. David Freeman
09:30:00 Break, Exhibits and "The Doctor Is In"
09:50:00 Cerebral Edema, Elevated Intracranial Pressure, Herniation and Hemicraniectomy Ricardo A. Hanel
10:20:00 Interventional Management of Ischemic Stroke Ricardo A. Hanel
10:50:00 Prevention and Management of Stroke Complications Maria I. Aguilar
11:20:00 Thrombolysis for Intraventricular Hemorrhage W. David Freeman
11:40:00 Cranial and Spinal Cord Arteriovenous Malformations Giuseppe Lanzino
12:00:00 Adjourn
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