American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention (American Heart Association) by American Heart Association

Cover of: American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke | American Heart Association

Published by Clarkson Potter .

Written in English

Read online


  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Cerebrovascular Diseases,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Diet / Health / Fitness,
  • Popular works,
  • Diseases - Nervous System (incl. Brain),
  • General,
  • Health & Fitness / General,
  • Cerebrovascular disease

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8019866M
ISBN 100812920112
ISBN 109780812920116

Download American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke

Learn more about the American Heart Association's efforts to reduce death caused by heart disease and stroke. Also learn about cardiovascular conditions, ECC and CPR, donating, heart disease information for healthcare professionals, caregivers, and educators and healthy living.

American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke: Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention Hardcover – Febru by American Heart Association (Author) › Visit Amazon's American Heart Association Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Author: American Heart Association. The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association publish medical guidelines and scientific statements on various cardiovascular disease and stroke topics.

AHA/ASA volunteer scientists and healthcare professionals write the statements. The statements are supported by scientific studies published in recognized journals and have a. The American Heart Association wants to help you Rise Above Heart Failure (HF). Find out the warning signs of heart failure, also called congestive heart failure (CHF), learn about ejection fraction, and how to treat and manage your HF.

The American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke explains all the exciting new developments in treatment, recovery, and prevention. In clear, accessible language, it discusses the causes of stroke, those at risk, the warning signs, and how stroke is diagnosed.5/5(1).

The American Heart Association is a qualified (c)(3) tax-exempt organization. *Red Dress ™ DHHS, Go Red ™ AHA ; National Wear Red Day® is a registered trademark. This site complies with the HONcode Standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for American Heart Association: Family Guide to Stroke: Treatment, Recovery, and Prevention by Louis R. Caplan and American Heart Association Staff (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. 5 • Seek additional information on caring for a stroke survivor. Call STROKE () to requesttheResources for Stroke Family Caregivers Packet. • Talk with someone who you are seeking additional support or just need to talk to.

Family & Friends CPR is a classroom-based course that can be taught by an AHA Instructor or led by a facilitator (a community member, family member, or friend) who wishes to share the lifesaving skills of CPR with others.

This course is video-led and includes skills practice throughout the course. The American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke will give you the facts you need to make the most informed health-care choices.

It will also give you the confidence and reassurance that there is a lot you can do to recover from this devastating American Heart Association Family Guide to Stroke explains all the exciting new 5/5(1).

The American Heart Association's CPR & ECC inspires the world to save lives and envisions a world where no one dies from cardiac arrest. The AHA is the leader in resuscitation science, education, and training, and publisher of the official Guidelines for CPR and ns of healthcare providers and others trust the AHA for their lifesaving training, and % of the.

Get this from a library. American Heart Association family guide to stroke treatment, recovery, and prevention. [Louis R Caplan; Mark L Dyken; J Donald Easton; American Heart Association.] -- This reassuring guide explains the exciting new developments in stroke research--new technology, therapies, and methods of effective intervention and prevention.

An illustrated, user-friendly guide for all those affected by stroke, and a useful introduction to stroke medicine for professionals. Understanding Stroke Editor Rosemary Sassoon Paperback,Book Guild Ltd This book contains chapters written by a variety of specialists for patients, carers Stroke Association – November 1File Size: KB.

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. American Heart Association family guide to stroke treatment, recovery, and preventionPages: Get this from a library. American Heart Association family guide to stroke treatment, recovery, and prevention.

[Louis R Caplan; Mark L Dyken; J Donald Easton; American Heart Association.]. 1 bilingual (English/Spanish) Family & Friends CPR Anytime Skills Reminder Card: American Heart Association Go Red for Women American Stroke Association Life is Why. Orders Shipping Info llc. is not affiliated with the American Heart Association® and the American Heart Association® is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage.

2: 3. Simple oxygen face mask Venturi mask. Face mask File Size: 4MB. The American Heart Association (AHA) is a non-profit organization in the United States that funds cardiovascular medical research, educates consumers on healthy living and fosters appropriate cardiac care in an effort to reduce disability and deaths caused by cardiovascular disease and ally formed in New York City in as the Association for the Prevention and Location: Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX.

Recovering After a Stroke: A Patient and Family Guide. This booklet, produced by the US Agency for HealthCare Research and Quality, details the post-stroke rehabilitation process by offering practical advice and information on a wide range of topics.

Its purpose is to assist stroke survivors in getting the most out of rehabilitation. Download. behalf of the American Heart Association Stroke Council, Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing, Council on Clinical Cardiology, and Council on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research.

Guidelines for adult stroke rehabilitation and recovery: a guideline for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke. For nearly years, the American Heart Association has been saving and improving lives as the nation’s largest voluntary organization fighting heart disease and stroke.

COMPANY SIZE 3, U.S.-based Employees. A Guideline From the American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association Stroke Council, Clinical Cardiology Council, Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention Council, and the Atherosclerotic Peripheral Vascular Disease and Quality of Care Outcomes in Research Interdisciplinary Working Groups: The American Academy of Neurology affirms the value of Cited by: The AHA publishes the Guidelines for CPR and ECC, which set the standard for lifesaving first aid and CPR protocols and products around the world and make up the basis for our own lifesaving course materials used to teach first aid CPR and advanced cardiovascular care to millions of healthcare providers, caregivers and community members each year.

The American Heart Association's Healthier Kids initiative is set to educate children, and their caregivers, on the lifelong benefits of healthy nutrition, physical activity and ways to curb Views: 5K.

Becoming an American Heart Association instructor is easy after consulting with an American Heart Association Training Center to find out whether the Training Center (TC) is accepting new instructors and the TCC's (Training Center Coordinator) preferred course delivery.

The steps are simple – get started today. powered by turnkey merchandise programs, llc. © ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Except for certain license rights granted, turnkey merchandise programs, llc. is not affiliated with the American Heart Association® and the American Heart Association® is not responsible or liable for any loss or damage incurred by you as a result of your dealings with turnkey.

Sincehe has been the national spokesperson on family caregiving for the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. He is on the expert panel for the Caregiver Crisis Great Challenge foran honorary board member of the Well Spouse Association and a past board member of the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association.

Guidelines and Statements. Full Text Search. Recommendation Search. Advanced Search. All Title Search Topic Search. Published in last 3 months. Published in last 12 months. Published in last 2 years. Published in last 5 years. Published more than 5 years ago. Advanced Search. with all of the words.

with the exact phrase. Kathy J. Morrison, MSN, RN, CNRN, SCRN, FAHA, is a certified neuroscience nurse, a certified stroke nurse, a Fellow of the American Heart Association, and a recipient of the prestigious Pennsylvania State Nightingale Award for Clinical Nursing the stroke program manager for the Penn State Hershey Medical Center, she oversees all aspects of stroke care, Price: $ Let's Talk About Stroke is a series of downloadable patient information sheets, created by the American Stroke Association, that presents information in a question-and-answer format that's brief, easy to follow and easy to read.

Over the past 25 years, the San Diego Heart & Stroke Walk has helped the American Heart Association further its mission of building healthier lives free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.

We thank you for joining us for the San Diego Heart & Stroke Walk. The latest COVID news, experts, multimedia and information resources from the American Heart Association.

Stroke is the No. 5 cause of death and a leading cause of disability in the United States. Anyone can have a stroke, and everyone should be prepared. It's a matter of knowing what to do, taking action and spreading the word. Find a training center near you and speak with an authorized American Heart Association Instructor about what course is right for you, times and locations and materials you may need to advance your lifesaving knowledge.

Global Class Connector. National center. Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX Customer service. American Heart Association CPR Classes. The AHA offer a broad range of training and education for anyone interested in learning lifesaving skills. Courses for healthcare professionals.

The AHA’s largest range of courses are for healthcare professionals, with Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, STEMI and Pediatric courses on offer, as well as others.

This recipe book brings together many African American favorite recipes, prepared in a heart healthy way, lower in saturated fat, cholesterol, and sodium. It shows how to prepare dishes in ways that help protect you and your family from heart disease and stroke.

This is important because heart disease and stroke are the first and the third. American Heart Association/American Stroke Association The American Academy of Neurology affirms the value of this guideline as an educational tool for neurologists.

Endorsed by the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Louis R. Caplan (born Decem ) is an American physician who is a senior member of the Division of Cerebrovascular Disease at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston.

He is a Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, Boston, and the founder of the Harvard Stroke Registry at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical is the author or editor of 51 Education: Williams College, University of Maryland.

The following are key perspectives from the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD): Scope of Guideline. The guideline is a compilation of the most important studies and guidelines for atherosclerotic CVD (ASCVD) outcomes related to nine.

With your AHA eBook Reader, you can • Search in titles • Sort by category • Add bookmarks • Change the font size • Jump within the text between chapters • Jump within text to figures, tables, references • Preview other AHA eBooks The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest, largest voluntary organization devoted to /5().

The American Stroke Association offers information and sponsors programs and support groups throughout the nation for stroke survivors and family members. American Heart Association The American Heart Association provides public health education to community members, healthcare professionals, and to lawmakers and policymakers.

Highlights of the AHA Guidelines Update for CPR and ECC 1 Introduction This “Guidelines Highlights” publication summarizes the key issues and changes in the American Heart Association (AHA) Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Emergency Cardiovascular Care (ECC).A family guide to pediatric stroke (36 pages) For families of children who have had a stroke.

Developed by stroke professionals and families. Covers basic stroke information and immediate care and recovery information.The guide also serves as an instructive resource for nurses not specializing in neurology but who are increasingly being called on to care for stroke patients.

The book is also a helpful resource for stroke program coordinators and as a review for SCRN and CNRN certification exams. Reflects current standards of the American Heart.

25044 views Tuesday, November 17, 2020