Webinar: Stroke-Like Symptoms: A Slam Dunk Call for EMS. Or Is It?

June 25, 2021 at 11:00 AM MT

Earn free CAPCE-accredited CE hours and join us for a webinar where UT Southwestern and CareerCert partner to present an interesting case involving stroke-like symptoms reported during a 911 call. The panel of experts will dissect the call, the symptomatology, EMS and hospital management, and the ultimate outcome, which will surprise many. EMS professionals from around the world will certainly learn something from this fascinating call.

Attendees will gain important skills and be able to do the following:

  • Describe the typical signs/symptoms of a stroke.
  • Perform a proper stroke assessment.
  • Briefly describe the physiology of dystonic reaction.
  • Recognize the typical signs/symptoms of a dystonic reaction.
  • Distinguish a dystonic reaction from a stroke.
  • Describe the traditional prehospital management of a dystonic reaction.
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