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Unexplained variation found in where patients are discharged after stroke

Researchers analyzed clinical registry and claims data for 31,775 Medicare beneficiaries from 918 Get With The Guidelines-Stroke hospitals that discharged patients to inpatient rehabilitation facilities or skilled nursing facilities between 2006 and 2008.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2017/08/30/4.htm
30 Aug 2017

December 2008

ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2008/12/

Nurse-led early dysphagia screening linked to improved outcomes in stroke patients

The authors concluded that training nurses to screen for dysphagia on a 24/7 basis is associated with lower rates of pneumonia and shorter hospital stays than screening by speech language therapists during regular working hours.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2017/07/26/3.htm
26 Jul 2017

August 10, 2022

ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2022/08/10/

Thrombolysis may be effective up to 9 hours after stroke onset in some cases

A between-group difference was seen in the primary outcome at 90 days in those who received alteplase versus placebo, but the randomized trial was terminated at 73% of planned enrollment due to loss of clinical equipoise.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2019/05/15/1.htm
15 May 2019

MKSAP quiz on stroke

This month's quiz includes questions from ACP's Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program (MKSAP 18) on stroke.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2020/08/mksap-quiz-on-stroke.htm
15 Aug 2020

Benefits of endovascular therapy continue out to two years after stroke

Compared to patients receiving standard therapy, modified Rankin scale scores were significantly better and mortality was slightly lower in patients who had received endovascular therapy for stroke two years before.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2017/04/12/3.htm
12 Apr 2017

February 2008

ACP Hospitalist provides hospital-based physicians with news and information about the practice of hospital medicine.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2008/02/

Thrombectomy up to 6 hours after ischemic stroke symptoms shows benefit

Patients with severe ischemic stroke may benefit from thrombectomy within 6 hours of symptom onset, a new study found.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/weekly/archives/2014/12/24/2.htm
24 Dec 2014

Stroke windows keep opening wider

An expert reviews the latest data on ischemic stroke.
https://acphospitalist.acponline.org/archives/2019/07/stroke-windows-keep-opening-wider.htm
15 Jul 2019

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