Diagnosis and treatment of strokes

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Strokes are the 5th leading cause of death in the United States and the leading cause of disability. Symptoms can be mild or severe and can last from minutes to causing permanent brain damage. Join co-host Dr Justin Clark for Line One to discuss the risk factors and different types of strokes as well as their diagnosis and treatment.

HOST: Dr. Justin Clark, MD, FACS
GUESTS:

  • Dr. Rob Lada, neurologist, PEAK Neurology and Sleep Medicine
  • Dr. Lucy He, neurosurgeon, Anchorage Neurosurgical Associates

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LIVE BROADCAST: Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. AKDT
REPEAT BROADCAST: Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. AKDT

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