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Stroke Imaging Update

presented by Dr Neil Rane

Webinar overview
Imaging in the setting of suspected stroke is an important topic for all radiologists reporting acute and on-call neuroimaging. Stroke imaging has evolved and grown in importance over the last decade, principally due to the emergence of mechanical stroke thrombectomy.

Key learning outcomes

  1. Understand the need for rapid accurate stroke assessment.
  2. Neurovascular anatomy review with CTA.
  3. Familiarity with mechanical thrombectomy.
  4. Principles of advanced stroke imaging.

Aired: Wednesday 1st May 2019

If you are a Radiologist, Radiographer or Sonographer you will receive 1 CPD point for watching this educational webinar, in accordance with the CPD schemes of the RCR and RANZCR. Your CPD certificate will be issued within one month of viewing. Please declare your profession in the form, and check your other details are accurate, to ensure you are issued with the correct certificate.*

This webinar provides 2 CPD credits in accordance with the CPD Scheme of the Royal College of Radiologists. Please note: CPD points are issued within a month of viewing. 


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Dr Neil Rane |

Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist |

Imperial Hospital London

Neil Rane qualified in Medicine from Cambridge University and is currently a Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist at Charing Cross Hospital, London.

He completed Neuroradiology and Interventional training in Oxford under Prof. Byrne. Here he also worked with the Oxford University stroke research group to publish a systematic review on acute stroke imaging. Subsequently he completed further training at Neuroscience centres in Edinburgh and Melbourne as the Interventional Neuroradiology Fellow. At the Royal Melbourne Hospital, he gained expertise in acute stroke selection and thrombectomy as part of the landmark EXTEND-IA trial.

He was appointed as Consultant Interventional Neuroradiologist at Imperial, London in 2015. He has been a Neuro QA panel member for Everlight since 2017.

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