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News articles and Web postings related to the MGH Stroke Service.

Thu, 12 Aug 2015
Brain stents show big promise for certain stroke patients

Wed, 14 Aug 2013
MGH Neurology Department Rated 4th Best in Nation by US News and World Report

Fri, 12 Jan 2012
St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center Earns National Recognition For Stroke

Sun, 13 Feb 2011
A Telestroke of Genius

Fri, 04 Feb 2011
Acute Stroke Quality Task Force recognizes fastest treatment time

Sat, 22 Jan 2011
CMMC, affiliates to offer emergency neuro-consults

Thu, 16 Dec 2010
ALS-Maine Collaborative, MassGeneral launch new network

Fri, 15 Oct 2010
Health care education collaboration builds on relationships between Maine health care providers, patients and Massachusetts General Hospital

Jul 2010
The MGH ranks third among nation's top hospitals

Wed, 19 May 2010 2:00 AM EST
York Hospital works to raise awareness of strokes

Thu, 15 Apr 2010 12:00 AM EST
Stroke victim's recovery rare, astonishing

Mar 2010
Partners Telestroke Program Highlighted in FCCs National Broadband Plan

Sun, 21 Mar 2010 12:13:00 PM PDT
Magid: Fast Internet connections could improve health care

Wed, 10 Mar 2010
How a Mass General patient overcame the near impossible

Mon, 8 Mar 2010 02:24 EST
National Grid man to the rescue

Mon, 22 Feb 2010
Evidence-Based Care and Outcomes Improve at Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Hospitals

Mon, 14 Dec 2009
Drug Can Stop Strokes, But Most Patients Don't Get It

Dec 2009
When Every Second Counts

Fri, 30 Oct 2009
Telestroke Programs Link Stroke Specialists to Patients Unable to Access Care

Fri, 23 Oct 2009
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital in Dover commended for stroke program

Fri, 11 Sep 2009
Hubbard Hospital Makes Stroke Link With Mass. General

Fri, 26 Jun 2009
MGH Telestroke Participates in AHA Greater Southeast Affiliate Telestroke Workshop

Wed, 20 May 2009
It's All In The Timing

Tue, 12 May 2009
Telemedicine Can Help Improve Stroke Care

Mon, 11 May 2009
New AHA/ASA guidelines on TIA management and telemedicine in acute stroke released

Mon, 11 May 2009
Telemedicine helps experts treat stroke from afar

Mon, 11 May 2009 1:43am ET
Study: Telemedicine works well for stroke

Fri, 08 May 2009
Telemedicine holds promise for stroke treatment and care, experts say

Thu, 7 May 2009
'Telestroke' Exams Okayed for Remote Stroke Patients

Wed, 22 Apr 2009
Massachusetts General Saves Lives and Improves Outcomes with Polycom Video

Tue, 7 Apr 2009
MGH/Partners Telestroke Program Nominated for Innovation Award

Fri, 21 Nov 2008
Technology brings stroke experts to Exeter

Sun, 2 Nov 2008
Harnessing The Power Of The Brain (Mention: Leigh R. Hochberg, M.D., Ph.D.)

Wed, 1 Oct 2008
Stroke Experts Zoom In

Fri, 3 Aug 2007
York Hospital Committee to raise $20,000 for TeleStroke

Mon, 23 Jul 2007
Trend: Teleneurology tech use accelerating

Tue, 6 Jun 2007
Blood Clot Medicine Treats Frostbite

Mon, 28 May 2007
Cost Put a Stroke Treatment Out of Reach, Then Technology Made it Possible

Fri, 11 May 2007
FAST Moves Save Lives

Fri, 5 Jan 2007
Timing Key For Stroke Recovery

Tue, 24 Oct 2006
Stroke projected to become leading cause of death

Fri, 20 Oct 2006 09:20:00 EST
More in Mass. get drug for stroke

Thu, 17 Aug 2006
NARH on top in tech

Sun, 6 Aug 2006
Research center named in Kistler's honor

Sat, 1 Jul 2006
Focus on Prehospital Stroke Services: Improving Patient Care and Outcomes (Mention: Abdul R. Abdullah, M.D.)

Wed, 26 Apr 2006 14:01:00 EST
Cooling Techniques Help Save Heart Attack Patients

Mon, 04 Apr 2006
Going the Distance in Stroke Treatment

Mon, 13 Mar 2006
Slowing down brain is still fraught with risk

Mon, 20 Feb 2006
A Dose of Telemedicine Saves Lives, Cuts Costs

Tue, 14 Feb 2006
Medscape Endorsing Telestroke

Fri, 10 Jun 2005
NARH Now Using "Telemedicine" to Connect with Stroke Neurologist

Fri, 10 Jun 2005
NARH Teams with Massachusetts General Hospital for Stroke Services

Thu, 05 May 2005
Hospital Project on Track

Mon, 31 Jan 2005
Investing in Stroke Care

Fri, 28 Jan 2005
Massachusetts General Hospital Designated Primary Stroke Service Hospital

Tue, 25 Jan 2005
33 of the state's 74 hospitals designated primary stroke services

Thu, 30 May 2002 18:09:00 GMT
Device Lets Doctors Examine Patients Miles Away

Thu, 16 May 2002
Telemedicine at Jordan

Fri, 21 Feb 2002
Telemedicine Offers Hope for Stroke Sufferers

Fri, 13 Nov 1998
Chances to Limit Stroke Damage, Restore Function, Greater than Believed

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The MGH Neurology Department placed 4th in US News Neurology / NeuroSurgery rankings for 2013-14.

Educational Video

Still from the Stroke Evaluation simulation

This video simulation of an Emergency stroke evaluation illustrates the care of patients with acute stroke by the MGH Acute Stroke team.