DALLAS – June 20, 2017 – The Lone Star Stroke Consortium is seeking additional partners for our NAS-Care Study, a quality improvement project that aims to improve stroke care throughout the state of Texas. We want emergency departments to test our stroke protocol that empowers nurses in stroke codes. The goal of NAS-Care is to […]
DALLAS – June 16, 2017 – Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas will soon be enrolling patients for the Lone Star Stroke Consortium’s IAT-Times research study. Baylor recently received IRB approval to take part in the research. IAT-Times or Intra-arterial Transfer Time Metric Study is currently in Phase 1. PIs Dr. Teddy Wu and Sean […]
AUSTIN – May 10, 2017 – Dr. Truman Milling of our Seton Healthcare hub in Austin recently published an article on the unmet need for a reversal agent for the management of FXa inhibitor-associated bleeding. The study, with co-author Dr. Jennifer Frontera, was published in the American Journal of Managed Care. Exploring Indications for the Use of […]
DALLAS – May 31, 2017 – The City of Dallas recognized the UT Southwestern Stroke Team for its campaign “Look out for Stroke” during the month of May, stroke awareness month. Council member Adam Medrano presented the team with a proclamation from the city.
DALLAS – April 28, 2017 – NAS-Care is a quality improvement project that aims to improve stroke care throughout the state of Texas. NAS-Care was piloted in the Fall of 2013 at UT Southwestern Medical Center as Quality Care Improvement with Nursing-driven Acute Stroke Care (QCI-NASCAR). It is currently being conducted at several LSS sites. […]