Stroke – Role of Neurological Imaging

  • Skill Level
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    6 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

How should imaging be used most cost-effectively, and how well is it useful for stroke diagnosis? Stroke is the clinical syndrome of rapid onset of the focal cerebral deficit with a vascular etiology, lasting more than a day or leading to death. read more »»

80% of strokes are ischemic, 15% are due to intracerebral hemorrhage, and 5% to subarachnoid hemorrhage. Accurate diagnosis is essential because each Stroke will have its treatment modalities. Although some gaps remain in knowledge on how best to use complex brain imaging, timely and judicious use of various imaging techniques improves outcomes and is economical. Learn more about Neurological imaging of Stroke in this course designed by Medvarsity and Dosily.

Who Should Attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH students
  • Students interested in Biological sciences

Key concepts covered include:

“By the end of the course, you will be able to understand:

  • Role of CT scan in stroke management
  • Role of MRI in stroke management
  • Role of Carotid Doppler in Stroke management”


Dr. Sudhir kumar

MBBS, DNB – General Medicine, DM – Neurology


Dr. Sudhir Kumar is a Neurologist with about 26 years of experience as a doctor. He initially worked at CMC, Vellore (the second-ranked medical college in India) from 1994 to 2004. Now, He is working at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad (joined here in 2004). We routinely treat patients with serious and critical neurological diseases such as stroke, epilepsy, dementia, Parkinson’s disease, myasthenia gravis, GBS, back pain, neuropathy, muscle diseases, migraine, vertigo, etc. We also have expertise in botox injection treatment, IVIG treatment, thrombolytic treatment for stroke, EMG, and EEG procedures.

For: beginners

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