CME/CE: Stroke Rounds: Race, Sex Play a Part in 911 Use

Publication Date:
Thu, 10/01/2015
By: Alere Staff

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MedPage Today

American Heart Association

ACTIVE DATE

August 13, 2015 – August 13, 2017

CREDIT

Physicians: 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™

DESCRIPTION

The use of emergency medical services (EMS) differed by race/ethnicity and sex among U.S. stroke patients, researchers reported. The retrospective analysis found that white women were more likely to use EMS when stroke symptoms emerged compared to other sexes and races.

LINK

http://www.medpagetoday.com/Cardiology/Strokes/53053