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Resources

Websites

LearnTelehealth.org
UAMS affiliated, this interactive website by the South Central Telehealth Resource Center is a collaborative community of health professionals devoted to broaden the use of telehealth.  Articles, blogs, links, forums, training and events are available for every experience level.

Learn On Demand
This site provides hundreds of activities that allow users of various professions to earn continuing education online. Users can choose interactive modules, recorded presentations and weekly live teleconferences. Offerings are updated weekly.

Brain Attack Coalition
This site provides useful information and resources for healthcare professionals from members of the Brain Attack Coalition.

The Internet Stroke Center
An independent web resource for information about stroke care and research for medical professionals and consumers.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – Stroke
This site provides various information regarding stroke, such as types of stroke, risk factors, prevention, etc.

Web Links

Welcome to Activase.com – complete resource for Activase® (Alteplase)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Stroke Awareness-Genentech

Fact/Information Sheets

American Heart Association – Answer by Heart Fact Sheets

American Stroke Association – Let’s Talk About Stroke Patient Information Sheets

National Stroke Association Hope After Stroke

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Videos

Darryl’s Story: A Telestroke Tale from Learntelehealth.org

Stroke in the Delta – Greater Delta Alliance for Health – Hospitals of Southeast Arkansas

Rev. William L. Robinson – Telestroke, Morning Patient Vignette from LearnTelehealth.org

AR SAVES Time is Brain – Ozark Health Medical Center – Clinton, Arkansas

Patient Success Story: James Owens, Saline Memorial Hospital – Benton, Arkansas

Patient Success Story: Dr. Michael Pafford, Saline Memorial Hospital – Benton, Arkansas
(Presented April 21, 2016 – Greater Little Rock Leadership Conference)

Audio

Telehealth Talk: AR SAVES (Episode 5)

Maps

AR SAVES Participating Hospitals

Arkansas Stroke System of Care – Transport Time

Drive Times to Acute Stroke Care – 2013

Associations

American Heart Association

American Stroke Association

American Telemedicine Association

Presentations

ED’s PLACE Presentation: AR SAVES Introduction and Updates for ER Physicians by Nicolas Bianchi, MD, (August 23, 2012)

ED’s PLACE Presentation: Stroke and Stroke Mimics by Dr. Margaret Tremwel, (February 7, 2013)

Supporting Literature

Thrombolysis with Alteplase 3 to 4.5 Hours after Acute Ischemic Stroke
ECASS 3 (European Cooperative Acute Stroke Study)
The New England Journal of Medicine

A Review of the Evidence for the Use of Telemedicine Within Stroke Systems of Care.
A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association / American Stroke Association