Emergency transport times for stroke patients still in need of improvement

27 julio 2015

Despite efforts to close the time gap between symptom onset and stroke treatment — including improvements in public education, 911 dispatch operations, pre-hospital detection and triage, hospital stroke system development, and stroke unit management — a new American study suggests that delays in emergency transport are still prevalent and that improvements are needed to ensure patients can be treated within the optimal time window.img src=»http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sciencedaily/~4/VqQpGy7If8g» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/