Factors influencing the pre- and in-hospital management of acute stroke--data from a Greek tertiary care hospital.

In a prospective observational study, data on pre- and in-hospital management of acute stroke patients were collected from 100 consecutive patients admitted to the emergency room (ER) of Papageorgiou Hospital, a tertiary health care facility in Thessaloniki, Greece. Public emergency services were used by 58% of the patients, and 42% were brought by their… CONTINUE READING