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Stroke Guidelines are a comprehensive diagnostic tool. Guidelines are used to establish quickly whether or not a patient is experiencing an acute stroke, the stroke's range and severity, and most effective treatment. The following guidelines include many common factors. Variation between the guidelines is determined primarily by their use in research and practice specialties.

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American Academy of Neurology blue dot bullet American Association of Neurological Surgeons
American Association of Neuroscience Nurses blue dot bullet American College of Emergency Physicians
American Society of Neuroradiology blue dot bullet American Stroke Association, a Division of American Heart Association
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention blue dot bullet Congress of Neurological Surgeons
National Association of EMS Physicians blue dot bullet National Association of State EMS Officials
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke blue dot bullet National Stroke Association blue dot bullet Neurocritical Care Society
Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery blue dot bullet Stroke Belt Consortium blue dot bullet Veterans Administration