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

Feb 23, 2017 ... 23, 2017 – stroke patients receiving clot-busting medications before arriving at the hospital have a lower risk for disability afterward, according to ... The ambulance arrives, does the CT on-site, gives the clot-busting drug if ...

stroke.nih.gov/materials/rehabilitation.htm

Rehabilitative therapy begins in the acute-care hospital after the person's overall ... Generally, stroke can cause five types of disabilities: paralysis or problems ... Damage to a lower part of the brain, the cerebellum, can affect the body's ability to ... In some stroke patients, pathways for sensation in the brain are damaged, ...

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.wgel.com/news/2017/05/hshs-helps-stroke-patients

May 4, 2017 ... When stroke patients receive approved medications within three hours of ... Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) hospitals are on the leading edge of ... a clot-busting drug that can reduce death and disability from stroke.

www.news-medical.net/news/20161116/Early-treatment-for-stroke-patientsc2a0could-help-prevent-disability-and-improve-chances-of-recovery.aspx

Nov 16, 2016 ... Early treatment for stroke patients could help prevent disability and ... to the hospital, ultimately reducing the likelihood of stroke treatment and ...

www.nyackhospital.org/highland/press/nyack-hospital-receives-get-with-the-guidelines--stroke-gold-plus-quality-achievement-award

Nyack, N.Y. February 10, 2015 - Nyack Hospital has received the Get With The ... goal of speeding recovery and reducing death and disability for stroke patients. ... The Guidelines quality improvement measures can reduce patients' length of ...

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 ...

www.theguardian.com/society/2017/feb/04/stroke-clinics-hospitals-centralised

Feb 4, 2017 ... Dozens of hospital stroke units should be shut and the service reorganised into fewer ... number of hospitals will increase patients' chances of survival and reduce their risk of long-term disability, the Stroke Association says.

www.mystfrancis.com/hospital-news/st-francis-hospital-receives-get-with-the-guidelines-gold-stroke-plus-award

May 17, 2017 ... To receive the Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award, hospitals must ... of speeding recovery and reducing death and disability for stroke patients. ... Get With The Guidelines quality improvement measures can reduce length ...

telestroke.massgeneral.org/telestroke.aspx

Subscribing hospitals can receive acute stroke care for patients without physically ... is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke.