What is Stroke?

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Melbourne Mobile Stroke Unit nursing coordinator and consultant, Skye Coote, goes back-to-basics with this engaging presentation on understanding stroke in Australia. Review the latest facts and figures, and learn the difference between haemorrhagic and ischaemic stroke types.


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Skye Coote

Skye Coote is a stroke nurse consultant at a Melbourne metropolitan hospital. She has an extensive background in critical care nursing and holds a master’s degree in nursing. She has won international awards for stroke nursing and is currently is co-chair of the Australian Stroke Nurses Education Network. She has a passion for improving patient outcomes post stroke, stroke research, and improving stroke education and knowledge for both nurses and the community. See Educator Profile