Top Stroke Centers Too Far Away For Many Americans

March 6, 2015 4:47 AM

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In the case of a stroke, more than one-third of Americans would be without the best healthcare options due to the time it takes them to reach their nearest stroke center, according to a new study which was published on March 4 in the journal Neurology.

In the new study, researchers generated a computer model to portray which primary stroke centers should be upgraded to comprehensive centers in order to optimize access for as many Americans as possible.

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