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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.

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 research ... But tPA is not indicated and could hurt a patient's chances if they are ...

www.neurologyadvisor.com/stroke/early-supported-discharge-services-for-stroke-reduce-hospital-stay-disability/article/690141

Sep 21, 2017 ... Historically, individuals who experience stroke receive a large ... can reduce hospital stay and disability in a select group of patients with stroke.

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 ... of every 11 stroke patients treated in an ED with tPA will leave the hospital with little  ...

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 controlling ... Stroke patients with hemiparesis or hemiplegia may have difficulty with ... Damage to a lower part of the brain, the cerebellum, can affect the body's ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4958441

Jul 10, 2016 ... Simple In-Hospital Interventions to Reduce Door-to-CT Time in Acute Stroke ... to reduce the combined endpoint of death and disability after stroke [1, 2]. .... So anyone with any patient with probable symptoms of stroke could ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15233413

Patients who experience a sudden ischemic stroke can benefit from ... tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) to reduce the resulting disability, yet few arrive in time ...

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 improve ... a hospital- and community-based intervention called the "Stroke ...

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 ...