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Ontario Stroke System Secondary Prevention Web Initiative Launch

We are excited to announce the launch of the Ontario Stroke System Secondary Prevention Web initiative on the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Prof Ed web site. The link is http://www.heartandstroke.ca/profed; go to stroke and then stroke care resources/prevention.

This Web initiative, developed by clinicians from across the province, is intended to provide access to information, resources, tools and support for primary care practitioners in managing TIAs and early symptoms of stroke.
   
The secondary stroke prevention web section includes the following sections and links:

  • TIA stats and facts
  • What's new
  • OSS Secondary Stroke Prevention Model
  • Medical management and links to evidence and best practice guidelines/recommendations
  • Secondary Stroke Prevention Clinics: clinic locator, description of the clinics, access and contact information
  • Resources: educational opportunities related to stroke, relevant links, sites and resource material

We trust this site will be of interest to your members and assist them in their practice. We also welcome your feedback about the site.

Please feel free to pass on the information through e-mail, your newsletters and bulletins.