This activity disusses the current aspects of endovascular stroke treatement and imaging essentials will be reviewed. The latest updates on indications and techniques in endovascular stroke care will be provided. This activity is designed for physicians currently involved in or with an interest in endovascular stroke therapy and stroke treatment.
To receive CME credit for this enduring activity, participants must watch the video and score 70% or better on the post-activity exam. Participants will have three opportunities to score 70% or better.
After purchasing access to this educational activity, you will be directed to the SIR Learning Center to participate in the activity and obtain your certificate.
Upon completion of this enduring activity, participants should be able to:
- Review imaging techniques for acute stroke
- Identify current concepts in endovascular stroke treatment
- Describe the current recommendations and indications for endovascular stroke treatment
- Explain the clinical presentation and pathophysiology of ischemic stroke
- Review the most recent literature and guidelines
This program contains recordings from the SIR 2016 Annual Scientific Meeting.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).
The Society of Interventional Radiology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Society of Interventional Radiology designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 8.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program is approved for self-assessment CME credit (SA-CME) by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR). SIR is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). The SA-CME credit offered for this enduring activity meets the ABR’s criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.