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Medical Experts for Media - Neurology

  Charles Adler, M.D., Ph.D. Robert Brown Jr., M.D. Richard Caselli, M.D. Bart Demaerschalk, M.D. David Dodick, M.D. Daniel Lachance, M.D. Marc Patterson, M.D. Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D. Alyx B. Porter, M.D. Timothy Young, M.D. __________________________________________________________________________ Charles Adler, M.D., Ph.D., a specialist in Parkinson's disease, dystonia, restless legs syndrome, tremor [...]

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Telestroke is Cost-effective for Hospitals, Mayo Clinic Researchers Show

PHOENIX — Researchers have found that using telemedicine to deliver stroke care, also known as telestroke, appears to be cost-effective for rural hospitals that do not have an around-the-clock neurologist, or stroke expert, on staff. The research, published today in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, is intended to help hospital [...]

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Mayo Clinic in Arizona Receives Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award

PHOENIX — October 22, 2012.  Mayo Clinic in Arizona has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes Mayo Clinic's commitment and success in implementing excellent care for stroke patients, according to evidence-based guidelines. To receive the award, Mayo [...]

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Smartphone Technology Acceptable for Telemedicine, Mayo Clinic Study Confirms

PHOENIX — October 1, 2012.  A new Mayo Clinic study confirms the use of smartphones medical images to evaluate stroke patients in remote locations through telemedicine. The study, the first to test the effectiveness of smartphone teleradiology applications in a real-world telestroke network, was recently published in Stroke, a journal [...]

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Tuba City Regional Medical Center Adds Mayo Clinic "Telestroke"

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — September 24, 2012.  Residents of the largest city in the Navajo Nation in need of emergency medical care for a stroke may benefit from a Mayo Clinic "telestroke" program that will now be available at Tuba City Regional Health Care. A recent agreement between Tuba City [...]

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Casa Grande Regional Medical Center Adds Mayo Clinic "Telestroke"

CASA GRANDE, Ariz. — September 11, 2012.  Pinal County residents in need of emergency medical care for a stroke may benefit from a Mayo Clinic "telestroke" program that will now be available at Casa Grande Regional Medical Center (CGRMC). A recent agreement between Casa Grande Regional Medical Center and Mayo [...]

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Red Tape a Major Barrier to the Use of Telemedicine, Study Shows

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Administrative burdens and limits on reimbursement are among the obstacles keeping hospitals from choosing to implement potentially lifesaving telemedicine programs, according to a study published in the January/February issue of Telemedicine and e-Health. The study by researchers from Mayo Clinic in Arizona, C3O Medical Group in Ojai, [...]

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