CT scanning in stroke patients: meeting the challenge in the remote and rural district general hospital.

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INTRODUCTION National audit data allow crude comparison between centres and indicate that most Scottish hospitals fail to meet current guidelines for CT scanning of the brain in stroke patients. This study identifies some of the reasons for delay in performing CT scans in a largely rural population. METHODS This audit study assesses the delays from onset… (More)

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@article{Todd2009CTSI, title={CT scanning in stroke patients: meeting the challenge in the remote and rural district general hospital.}, author={A D W Todd and Emily M. Anderson}, journal={Scottish medical journal}, year={2009}, volume={54 2}, pages={17-20} }