Stroke Observership
Program
At Massachusetts General
Hospital, Harvard Medical
school, Boston, MA USA
• Found in 1811
• Third oldest general hospital in USA
• The oldest and largest in New England
• Rank number 5th
of Americ...
• Top 5 of world report
• 900 bed medical center
• 46,000 inpatient, 1.5 m patient
visit and 80,000 ER visit annually
• Th...
Department of Neurology
• 156 Staff
• 4 general neurology ward and 1 Neuro-
ICU
• Stroke service 22 staff
• 5 patient care...
Key Person
• Karen L Furie MD, MPH
Director of stroke service
• Aneesh B Singhal ,MD
Director of stroke and ICU observersh...
Log Rotation
• Duration 6 months
• OPD stroke with stroke expert 1 time per week
• Acute stroke consultation service
- Eme...
Log Rotation
• Neuro- vascular lab:
- study and reading of TCD and carotid
duplex ultrasound
• Neuro- intervention treatme...
Activities
• Weekly stroke/ICU conferences on Wednesday
and Thursday afternoons
• Neurology Department Grand Rounds in the...
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  1. 1. Stroke Observership Program At Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical school, Boston, MA USA
  2. 2. • Found in 1811 • Third oldest general hospital in USA • The oldest and largest in New England • Rank number 5th of America’s best hospital edition 2007 • Rank number 4th of America’s best hospital in specialty of Neurology and Neurosurgery
  3. 3. • Top 5 of world report • 900 bed medical center • 46,000 inpatient, 1.5 m patient visit and 80,000 ER visit annually • The largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School
  4. 4. Department of Neurology • 156 Staff • 4 general neurology ward and 1 Neuro- ICU • Stroke service 22 staff • 5 patient care - Acute stroke service - Neurocritical care - TeleStroke service - Inpatient stroke service - Stroke rehabilitation - Out patient stroke service
  5. 5. Key Person • Karen L Furie MD, MPH Director of stroke service • Aneesh B Singhal ,MD Director of stroke and ICU observership program • Lee H Schawmm, MD Vice Chairman, Director of acute stroke service
  6. 6. Log Rotation • Duration 6 months • OPD stroke with stroke expert 1 time per week • Acute stroke consultation service - Emergency case - Teleconsultation • Neuro-ICU service : all acute vascular patient • Stroke IPD service
  7. 7. Log Rotation • Neuro- vascular lab: - study and reading of TCD and carotid duplex ultrasound • Neuro- intervention treatment - Coiling - IA thrombolysis - Clot retrieval
  8. 8. Activities • Weekly stroke/ICU conferences on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons • Neurology Department Grand Rounds in the historic Ether Dome on Thursday mornings • Neuropathology conferences on Friday mornings • Neuroradiology rounds on Thursday afternoons • Neurovascular conferences on Friday mornings • Monthly Vascular Center rounds.

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