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Mortality Among Ischemic Stroke Patients at Stroke Centers

Kayyali, Andrea MSN, RN; Singh Joy, Subhashni D.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing: September 2011 - Volume 111 - Issue 9 - p 62
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000405066.43516.d6
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According to this study:

* Designated stroke centers have slightly lower mortality rates than nondesignated hospitals and treat patients more often with thrombolytic therapy.

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