Prevention of Cerebrovascular Events (legacy)


Description: Demonstration of decision support and workflow on stroke care pathway.

Publet Introduction:

This software is a demonstration of how decision support technology may be able to assist in the management of stroke patients. It is based on chapter 5 of the National Guidleline for stroke (3rd Edition) developed by the Royal College of Physicians.


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Guideline objectives

To model the secondary prevention section of the national clinical guideline for stroke (Royal College of Physicians) to eventually enhance secondary care decisions in a clinical setting.

Target setting Hospital care, discharge and home care
Target users Clinicians; stabilized patients
Overview

Selection of lipid lowering treatment, hypertension treatment anticoagulant & anti-platelet treatment, carotid stenosis interventions. Evaluation of lifestyle and guidance for women’s issues. NIH Stroke Scale may also be completed.

Provenance University of Oxford
Management
  • Author: Anick Labadie
  • Release date: 01-11-2009 1:22:00
  • Status: Draft - Under Development
  • History:
Safety case
Sources

The publet is based on a fragment from the BMJ Publishing's Clinical Evidence on the management of acute myocardial infarction

National clinical guideline for stroke, Third edition. Secondary prevention section.
(http://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/pubs/books/stroke/stroke_guidelines_2ed.pdf)

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