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30 minutes

GPs,GP trainees,Emergency medicine practitioners....

Is it a stroke?

This is a series of multiple choice questions to accompany the article "Is it a stroke?" from the British Medical Journal.

Learning outcomes

After completing this module you should:

  • Be aware of the characteristic symptoms of stroke and why immediate referral is important
  • Be aware of atypical presentations of stroke (the “stroke chameleons”) and conditions that may mimic stroke
  • Be aware of when to suspect subarachnoid haemorrhage.

Authors/Faculty:

Graeme J. Hankey and David J. Blacker

Last updated

13 Jan 2015

Release date

13 Jan 2015

Accreditation

Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
BMJ Learning 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned one hour of credit to this module
Pakistan Society of Family Physicians 0.5 credits, 0:05 hours The Pakistan Society of Family Physicians has assigned half an hour of credit to this module.
UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention 0.5 credits, 0:30 hours This Program has been awarded 0.5 CPD Credit Hours by the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention.
University of Health Sciences Lahore 0.5 credits, 0:05 hours University of Health Sciences Lahore has assigned half an hour of credit to this module.