By PHI Consulting Inc.
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
The BrainAttack App helps determine stroke patient's eligibility for tPA treatment. It assists medical staff systemically determine tPA eligibility within 3 to 5 minutes based on established inclusion and exclusion criteria. The App features tPA eligibility tool and NIH Stroke Scale.
-Criteria based on current practice parameters.
-Criteria established and tested by practicing Neurologists.
-Highly interactive tool using native iPhone touch features.
-App does not require internet connectivity.
-Provides real time feedback to user with color coded background based on responses to criteria.
-Ability to go back and forth to adjust user responses.
-Final summary result can be printed or emailed.
The Stroke Scale is an implementation of the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS). The NIHSS is a systematic assessment tool that provides a quantitative measure of stroke-related neurologic deficit.
-Native iPhone App based Stroke Scale that does not require internet connectivity to use.
-An easy to use interface that updates the Stroke Scale based on user responses to each Stroke Scale question.
-A Summary View of the user responses to all Stroke Scale questions and final Stroke Scale result.
-Convenient AirPrint based printout of the Stroke Scale that can be used for documentation purposes.
-Ability to email the Stroke Scale results to yourself.
What's New in Version 2.0
Updated with current guidelines based on American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Jauch, ED., et. al. (2013).
Jauch, ED., et. al. (2013). Guidelines for the early management of patients with acute ischemic stroke: A Guideline from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association.
TPA Contraindications for Stroke
- Category: Medical
- Updated: Apr 14, 2015
- Version: 2.0
- Size: 3.3 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: PHI CONSULTING INC
- © 2015 PHI Consulting Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.