Quality of Care

INVESTED Results

Principal Investigator Orly Vardeny, PharmD, MS summarizes the results of the INVESTED trial.

Science News

Guidance for Timely and Appropriate Referral of Patients With Advanced Heart Failure
Call to Action: Maternal Health and Saving Mothers
Genetic Testing for Heritable Cardiovascular Diseases in Pediatric Patients
Clinical Performance Measures for Stroke Rehabilitation
Mobile Interventional Stroke Teams Improve Outcomes in the Early Time Window for Large Vessel Occlusion Stroke

Journals

Reporting of Results by Sex in Randomized Controlled Trials of Acute Stroke Therapies (2010–2020)
Baseline Characteristics of Patients With Cavernous Angiomas With Symptomatic Hemorrhage in Multisite Trial Readiness Project
Multiple Chronic Conditions Explain Ethnic Differences in Functional Outcome Among Patients With Ischemic Stroke
Effect of Hispanic Status in Mechanical Thrombectomy Outcomes After Ischemic Stroke: Insights From STAR
Serum Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Levels Are Associated With Severity and Outcome in Patients With Cerebral Ischemia

Continuing Education

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