Regional disparities in the quality of stroke care

This study characterized geographic disparities in stroke care quality to assess whether improved access to neurological services has the potential to bridge the care quality gap, particularly in terms of alteplase (rt-PA) administration.
Source: The American Journal of Emergency Medicine - Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Source Type: research

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Publication date: Available online 25 September 2020Source: EXPLOREAuthor(s): Bomin Kim, Hee-Geun Jo, Donghun Lee
Source: EXPLORE: The Journal of Science and Healing - Category: Complementary Medicine Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: The MoCA-Beijing cutoff score for differentiating CI from NCI after stroke and TIA at six months was at 24/25, and it is important for routine clinical practice. PMID: 32967577 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Neurological Research - Category: Neurology Tags: Neurol Res Source Type: research
Publication date: October 2020Source: Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases Supplements, Volume 12, Issues 2–4Author(s): S. Alexandre, S. Baillieul, O. Detante, F. Yonnet, S. Bailly, M. Destors, R. Guzun, J.L. Pépin, R. Tamisier
Source: Archives of Cardiovascular Diseases Supplements - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
Publication date: November 2020Source: Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, Volume 81Author(s): Giancarlo Saal-Zapata, Walter Durand, Basavaraj V. Ghodke, Melanie Walker
Source: Journal of Clinical Neuroscience - Category: Neuroscience Source Type: research
Publication date: March 2021Source: Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery, Volume 23Author(s): M. Klissurski, I. Petrov, I. Tasheva, L. Penev, L. Grozdinski
Source: Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery - Category: Neurosurgery Source Type: research
When people breathe wildfire smoke, the short-term health effects can range from eye and nasal irritation and coughing to worsening asthma, heart attacks, and strokes. Scientists aren’t sure yet of the long-term effects, but there are some early clues.
Source: WebMD Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
The prevalence of serious mental illness (SMI) among people who live in assisted-living communities is rising faster than in the community at large, suggests astudy in theAmerican Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.“This increased prevalence of SMI in [assisted living] has implications for the provision of mental health services in this setting, a topic that is largely underexplored other than in broad strokes,” wrote Cassandra L. Hua, Ph.D., of the Brown University School of Public Health and colleagues.The researchers analyzed data from the Medicare Master Beneficiary Summary File, a ZIP code history file, OASIS...
Source: Psychiatr News - Category: Psychiatry Tags: assisted living Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry nursing homes serious mental illness SMI Source Type: research
CONTEXT: Athletic trainers (ATs) are educated and trained in appropriate exertional heat-stroke (EHS) management strategies, yet disparities may exist between intended and actual uses in clinical practice. OBJECTIVE: To examine the intended and actual ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Condition:   COVID-19 Intervention:   Sponsor:   National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Enrolling by invitation
Source: - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Conditions:   Parkinson's Disease;   Functional Movement Disorders;   COVID-19 Intervention:   Sponsor:   National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Recruiting
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