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newsroom.heart.org/news/receiving-a-clot-buster-drug-before-reaching-the-hospital-may-reduce-stroke-disability

Feb 23, 2017 ... Receiving a clot-buster drug before reaching the hospital may reduce stroke disability ... 23, 2017 – stroke patients receiving clot-busting medications before arriving ... 1,000 patients treated before arriving at hospital were less disabled, ... But tPA is not indicated and could hurt a patient's chances if they are ...

med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2014/12/stanford-team-designs-process-for-reducing-stroke-disability.html

Dec 8, 2014 ... Reduction of prolonged hospital stays for mild ischemic stroke .... patient will gain one month of disability-free life,” said Atte Meretoja, MD, one ...

www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/hcq/healthcare-quality/pss-hospitals/stroke-and-stroke-treatment.html

Prompt treatment improves the chances of survival and decreases disability that ... which is why it is so important for stroke patients to get to the hospital quickly.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15846604

Apr 18, 2005 ... BACKGROUND: Stroke patients conventionally receive a substantial part ... and support in a community setting with an aim of reducing the duration of hospital care. ... ESD team and in stroke patients with mild-moderate disability. ... ESD services provided for a selected group of stroke patients can reduce ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1071040

One third of stroke patients presenting with severe disabilities cannot care for ... patients given tPA had a significant reduction in disability at 30 days, with no difference ... treated in an ED with tPA will leave the hospital with little or no disability.

www.cochrane.org/CD000443/STROKE_services-reducing-duration-hospital-care-people-acute-stroke

Jul 13, 2017 ... Services that try to offer stroke patients an earlier discharge from hospital ... team input can reduce disability and the length of time in hospital at ...

resource-allocation.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1478-7547-1-2

598 patients were consecutively admitted to hospital after stroke. ... that organising stroke care in a stroke service potentially reduces the length of hospital stay for ... A patient can receive a score between 0 (deceased) and 20 ( no disabilities).

www.snisonline.org/TopStories/exec/Physicians%20Call%20on%20States%20to%20Ensure%20All%20Stroke%20Patients%20Have%20Access%20to%20Life%20Saving%20Treatment

Physicians Call on States to Ensure All Stroke Patients Have Access to Life Saving ... large vessel occlusion can reduce stroke mortality and serious disability by half. ... patients with large vessel occlusion to neurointerventional- ready hospitals ...

medicalgroup.holy-cross.com/holy-cross-hospital-receives-get-guidelines-stroke-gold-plus-quality-achievement-award-target-stroke

To qualify for the Target: Stroke Honor Roll, hospitals must meet quality ... the goal of speeding recovery and reducing death and disability for stroke patients. ... Get With The Guidelines quality improvement measures can reduce length of stay ...