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    Position Wanted Stroke Fellowship

    I kindly request to provide updated ranks of stroke fellowship programs. Top programs like UPMC, MGH, Yale, Stanford, UT houston, Emory, U Miami, Cleveland, Mayo, Cinci, UCLA...where do they stand at present. (1 year training) Thank you!
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    Contracting with Hospitals for Neurology coverage

    I work as a neurohospitalist and I have been for the last 5 years in California. I had been working with a group who had the contract with the hospital for 24/7 Neurology coverage including Stroke call and I had a separate subcontract with the group. Unfortunately, we lost the contract this...
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    Vascular Neurology Fellowship 2019

    Hi Guys, How is the 2019 Vascular Neurology Fellowship season going?
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    Neurology vs. PM&R - research

    I'm a 3rd year medical student doing electives over the next few months in order to decide what to apply in this August. I have a longstanding interest in the nervous system, and have been involved in clinical neuro research for a long time. While I think epilepsy, movement disorders, MS, acute...
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    Stroke vs Critical Care fellowship

    Hey SDN community, Wanted to get some perspective about fellowship options. Will be applying for fellowships next year and will be deciding between stroke vs critical care. Wanted to know if there are different job opportunities between the two, as well as compensation, work-life balance from...
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    Two Doctors Meet - Annals of Int. Med

    A teachable moment.... Two Doctors Meet The doctor walked out of one of his clinic rooms and told his nurse he thought he was having a stroke. By the time I saw him, he was nonverbal, globally aphasic, unable to move his right side, his brain filling with rapidly expanding hemorrhage. He...
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    Help! Old vs new stroke?

    Hi guys. I was doing some reading on stroke topic and found this small reminder to find/search about CLINICAL SIGNS to DIFFERENTIATE OLD stroke vs NEW stroke. I've searched through google and ebook but found nothing. Anyone knows the answer? Thanks in advance. -Scarlette
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    Coursework & Fieldwork Occupational Therapy Resource - Quick Reference Cards

    Hello! I am not sure if it is allowed to post these types of things here but in preparation for one of my Level II Fieldwork experiences in a Neuro setting I made these reference cards and I thought other students/fieldwork educators or even OTs themselves might find these useful! For now I am...
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    Vascular Neurology (stroke) Fellowship July 2017 Start Date

    For those applying and interviewing for vascular neurology in the 2017 season As there isn't any formal conversation currently happening, I thought it would be fun and interesting to get one started. Things to discuss or comment on: Any interviews yet? If so, where? Impressions of fellowship...
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