Essays about: "telestroke"

Found 2 essays containing the word telestroke.

  1. 1. Video Analysis Supporting Stroke Assessment within the Prehospital Care

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Biomedicinsk teknik

    Author : Emma Anzén; [2018]
    Keywords : Augmented reality; FAST; NIHSS; prehospital care; quantitative measurements; stroke; telestroke; video analysis; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Sweden, as well as the rest of the world has an increasing life-expectancy creating higher demands on the healthcare providers and on the quality of healthcare. Stroke is the third leading cause of death in Sweden. Prehospital stroke assessment is completed as rapid assessments by paramedics through the use of different stroke scales. READ MORE

  2. 2. On the evaluation of pre-hospital telemedicine in acute stroke care

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Marcus Brafors; [2016]
    Keywords : Telestroke; Telemedicine; Stroke care intervention; Economic evaluation; Cost-Effectiveness analysis; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: To propose a blueprint of how the policymakers responsible for health care reforms in the county of Scania (Sweden) could evaluate a prospective stroke care intervention from a societal point of view. More specifically, the intervention will consist in the introduction of telemedicine technology to their ambulance fleet. READ MORE