ANVC Connect - February 11

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That’s how many FREE webinars ANVC is offering this year for ANVC members! Obtain continuing education for your ANVC certification renewal! Click here to check out the exciting 2021 schedule.

Attend ANVC's First Webinar of 2021
Aneurysm Management and Treatment
Presented by Natalie Hall, MSN, FNP-BC, ANVP-BC
Thursday, February 18, 2021 from 1PM – 2PM CST
ANVC will provide 1.0 contact hour which can count toward ANVC certification renewal
Click here to register!

News to Use
Failure Mode and Effect Analysis: Engineering Safer Neurocritical Care Transitions
Chilakamarri, P, Finn, E, Sather, J, Sheth, K, Matouk, C, Parwani, V, Ulrich, A, Davis, M, Pham, L, Chaudrey, S, Venkatesh, A. (2021). https://www.neurocriticalcare.org/blogs/currents-editor/2021/01/14/failure-mode-and-effect-analysis-engineering-safer

Chilakamarri and colleagues found significant reductions in ED-to-ED throughput by utilizing a multi-disciplinary team intervention and process change based on feedback from Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA)
 

Thrombolysis Before Thrombectomy for Stroke: an interview with Dr. Jeff Saver, MD, director of UCLA’s Comprehensive Stroke and Vascular Neurology Program (2021)
https://edhub.ama-assn.org/jn-learning/audio-player/18577484?utm_source=silverchair&utm_campaign=jama_network&utm_content=weekly_highlights&cmp=1&utm_medium=email

Dr. Howard Bauchner, JAMA Editor-in-Chief, and Dr. Jeff Saver discuss the findings and limitations of 2 randomized trials [1] [2] and the role of thrombolytic therapy in patients with large vessel occlusion. These considerations are especially important during policy discussions related to EMS bypass procedures, door to groin times, door in/door out processes for drip and ship centers, as well as considerations for thrombectomy capable and comprehensive stroke centers. 

1.             Zi, W., et al., Effect of Endovascular Treatment Alone vs Intravenous Alteplase Plus Endovascular Treatment on Functional Independence in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke: The DEVT Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA, 2021. 325(3): p. 234-243.

2.             Suzuki, K., et al., Effect of Mechanical Thrombectomy Without vs With Intravenous Thrombolysis on Functional Outcome Among Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke: The SKIP Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA, 2021. 325(3): p. 244-253.

Resource of the Month
Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics, 2021
https://www.heart.org/en/about-us/heart-and-stroke-association-statistics?uid=1740


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