Connect with us

Health

In-ambulance consults can shorten the time between stroke symptom onset and treatment – News-Medical.Net

Eighteen minutes might be all it takes to ensure a full recovery for stroke patients in rural South Carolina.

Published

on

Article feature image

Eighteen minutes might be all it takes to ensure a full recovery for stroke patients in rural South Carolina.
By changing EMS workflows and incorporating telemedicine techniques, physicians at MUSC Health have partnered with Georgetown Memorial Hospital and Hampton Regional Medical Center to significantly shorten the time between a patient’s stroke symptom onset and their treatment, as recently reported in the Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases.
Through MUSC Health’s Telestroke Network,…

Click here to view the original article.

Continue Reading
Advertisement

You might also like ...

Article feature image
New technology could allow people with Motor Neurone Disease to communicate via computer – News-Medical.Net
Article feature image
New method shows that tau actually forms small aggregates as part of the body’s normal physiology – News-Medical.Net