Stroke

Chilton Medical Center has once again received the Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite. Bestowed on us by the American Heart Association and the American Stroke Association, this accolade signifies our commitment to getting stroke patients the clot-busting treatment they need faster, reducing long-term effects and disability. Learn more about our stroke center >





Stroke Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available.

Stroke: Act F.A.S.T.
Learn about stroke risk factors and how to identify the symptoms and take action in the event of an emergency.
Friday, October 13; 10:00am
Chilton Medical Center, Collins Pavilion, 97 West Parkway, Pompton Plains, NJ
For more information and to register, please call 973-831-5367.

Stroke Support Group
Stroke survivors and their families can meet for mutual encouragement and have their stroke-related questions answered.
Second Monday of every month, Noon to 1:00pm
Chilton Medical Center, Cafeteria Conference Room
For more information, please call 973-831-5385.


Stroke Articles
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Factors such as cholesterol and blood pressure might be less of a concern, study contends

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High rates of obesity and diabetes are a major culprit, researchers say

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In new approach to the dangerous lesions, surgeons can get patient feedback during the procedure

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Ongoing care is essential to prevent recurrence, experts say

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Study found odds for mental decline still higher for those born in certain southeastern U.S. states

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