ICU physician, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Brno, Brno, Czech Republic
Acute cerebrovascular accident is an urgent condition, when literally minutes decide about beginning of successful therapy. Following restoration of the patient depends on level of the brain damage, delay in treatment and following healthcare including rehabilitation. Therefore is neccesary quick diagnose and modern treatment, which is nowadays centralized in complex stroke centers. This algorithm attractively shows options to decide on model example, focusing on most common mistakes and directing to the right solution. We have to always remember speed of decision and without unnecessary delay start with efficient treatment, we don´t wait for spontaneous improvement.