Emergency medical services use by stroke patients: a population-based study.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES Emergency medical services (EMS) use by stroke patients varies from 38% to 65%. In an epidemiological study, we determined the proportion of stroke patients who used EMS, hypothesizing that demographics, stroke severity, stroke type, and location at stroke onset would be associated with EMS use. METHODS Stroke and transient ischemic attack… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2008.02.004

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