Strokes don't stop during a global crisis. According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, more than 700,000 individuals in the U.S. suffer a stroke each year. After a stroke, individuals can experience various deficits depending on the area of the brain affected, including physical, behavioral, cognitive and language. Stroke rehabilitation is crucial to help individuals overcome any deficits, regain skills lost and become as independent as possible.
After this 60-minute webinar you will be able to:
- Understand the basic neuroanatomy of a stroke
- Be able to name the most common types of strokes and subsequent symptoms
- Know the most common stroke rehabilitation treatments
- Be knowledgeable of supports for stroke survivors and their caregivers
Sarah E. West
This segment offers one hour of CEU accreditation from CCMC and CRC.