The impact of ambulance practice on acute stroke care.

@article{Mosley2007TheIO,
  title={The impact of ambulance practice on acute stroke care.},
  author={Ian Trevor Mosley and Marcus Nicol and Geoffrey Alan Donnan and Ian Patrick and Fergus Kerr and Helen M. Dewey},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2007},
  volume={38 10},
  pages={2765-70}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Few patients with acute stroke are treated with alteplase, often due to significant prehospital delays after symptom onset. The aims of this study were to: (1) identify factors associated with rapid first medical assessment in the emergency department after a call for ambulance assistance, and (2) determine the impact of ambulance… CONTINUE READING