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Envision SC recently interviewed Dr. Ray Greenberg, President of the Medical University of South Carolina, about how MUSC is improving health care globally as well as for the residents of South Carolina.  The REACH MUSC tele-stroke network was shared as an example of how MUSC is saving lives of residents who suffer a stroke across South Carolina.

You can read an excerpt of the interview on The State newspaper website and view the video interview on the Youtube video shared below.

Check out the most recent REACH MUSC telestroke network's monthly updates.  Learn more about REACH MUSC and our partners hospitals.

REACH MUSC Updates July 2012

The March 2012 edition of Frontiers in Neurology includes a new article, REACH MUSC: Access to Expert Stroke Care with Telemedicine authored by MUSC team members, Abby Swanson Kazley, Rebecca C. Wilkerson, Edward Jauch, and Robert J. Adams.

The article details the results of a study conducted to determine the increase in access to rtPA through the use of telemedicine for IS in the general population and in specific segments of the population based on age, gender, race ethnicity, education, urban/rural residence, poverty and stroke mortality.

Read the article in its entirety on the Frontiers Journal website.

The REACH MUSC Tele-Stroke programs recently published their first newsletter.  REACH MUSC Newsletter Fall 2011The inaugural issue contains an overview of the MUSC REACH program as well as updates from the team.

Read the Newsletter   


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