A smartphone app that connects paramedics and hospital clinicians has substantially improved door-to-needle times for stroke patients in rural Victorian hospitals. The Pulsara Stop Stroke app allows paramedic first-responders to input critical information for suspected stroke patients, such as symptoms, case summaries and estimated time of arrival at hospital. The information is viewed in real ...
Phone app helps hospitals reduce door-to-needle times for stroke patients
By Tessa Hoffman
4 Oct 2018