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"But importantly, tPA must be given within a few hours of symptom on-set, so people need to know to call 911, and don't delay getting to the hospital."Study Finds Racial Disparity in Care for D.C. Patients with Strokes June 30, 2011, WAMU
Chelsea Kidwell, medical director of the Georgetown University Stroke Center, on the importance of getting medical care following a stroke.
- Blacks Suffering Strokes Often Call Friends First, not 911 May 5, 2011, The Washington Post
- WHO Study Find Many with High Cholestrol go Untreated February 9, 2011, Voice of America
- Research Aims to Cut Disparities in Stroke Care October 18, 2010, Associated Press