10. TeleStroke: Application of Telemedicine in Acute Ischemic Stroke

  1. David M. Greer MD, MA
  1. Eric S. Rosenthal MD and
  2. Lee H. Schwamm MD

Published Online: 29 MAR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch10

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach

How to Cite

Rosenthal, E. S. and Schwamm, L. H. (2007) TeleStroke: Application of Telemedicine in Acute Ischemic Stroke, in Acute Ischemic Stroke: An Evidence-based Approach (ed D. M. Greer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470183397.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Author Information

  1. Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470068076

Online ISBN: 9780470183397

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Keywords:

  • telemedicine application in telestroke;
  • telestroke service architecture;
  • TeleStroke intervention

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Current Barriers in Acute Stroke Care

  • Telemedicine as a Unique Intervention

  • The Architecture of a TeleStroke Service

  • TeleStroke in Clinical Practice

  • Financial and Legal Considerations

  • References