• Quality-of-care program improved clinician adherence to acute ischemic stroke guidelines

    10 days ago - By Healio

    Implementation of an interactive training program increased clinician adherence to stroke guidelines and reduced the proportion of disabled or deceased patients with acute ischemic stroke, researchers reported in JAMA Network Open.
    “Although evidence-based clinical stroke guidelines provide recommendations for stroke treatments, gaps exist between the guideline recommendations and clinical practice,” Yi Chen, MD, of the department of neurology at the Second Affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine in China, and colleagues wrote.
    Chen and fellow researchers
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