There is now more evidence that telestroke capacity at hospital emergency departments can improve the rates of reperfusion and reduce mortality in patients presenting with acute ischaemic stroke. A US study of more than 150,000 patients found those initially presenting at hospitals with telestroke capacity had reperfusion rates of 6.8% compared to 6.0% at hospitals ...
Time to ramp up telestroke roll out
By Mardi Chapman
4 Mar 2021