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First in Florida to Receive National Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Mayo Clinic’s stroke center in Jacksonville is the first center in Florida to receive national Comprehensive Stroke Center certification, joining an elite group of centers throughout the United States that are focused on providing advanced and complex stroke care.   http://youtu.be/w520jIc54DM   Centers that achieve this distinction [...]

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Mayo Clinic celebra su sesquicentenario en 2014

Los doctores Mayo fueron los primeros en crear un ícono y modelo médico mundial para la atención de la salud en el futuro ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 24 de enero de 2014 — El día 27 de enero de 1864, el Dr. William Worrall Mayo, nacido en Inglaterra, informó al público sobre [...]

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Mayo Clinic Commemorates 150th Anniversary in 2014

Pioneering Mayo doctors created global medical icon and model for future of health care http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rh0bU5dJmec ROCHESTER, Minn. — Jan. 24, 2014 — On Jan. 27, 1864, English-born Dr. William Worrall Mayo first notified the public about his medical practice in Rochester, Minn., planting the seeds of what would eventually become [...]

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Mayo Clinic Researchers Show Telestroke is Cost-Saving

PHOENIX — Jan. 16, 2014 — Researchers have found that using telemedicine to deliver stroke care, also known as telestroke, appears to be cost-effective for society. The research was recently published in the American Journal of Managed Care. In telestroke care, the use of a telestroke robot allows a patient with stroke [...]

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Mayo Clinic Telemedicine Study Under Way in Rural Honduras

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Every day, thousands of volunteer medical relief groups offer care to patients and assistance to understaffed medical teams in remote, underdeveloped locations around the world. Often these groups of doctors and nurses come for a short time, offer care and return home. Once they leave what then? [...]

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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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Teleconcussion Validated in Mayo Clinic Case Study

PHOENIX, Ariz. — A program at Mayo Clinic using telemedicine technology is showing promise for patients with concussions in rural Arizona. A case study published in the December 2012 issue of Telemedicine and e-Health validates "teleconcussion" as a useful means to assess concussed patients. In the case study, doctors at [...]

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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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