Regional Medical Programs

Monte Carlo Simulation Modeling of a Regional Stroke Team's Use of Telemedicine.

Publication Date: 
Jan 11, 2016

OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study was to evaluate operational policies that may improve the proportion of eligible stroke patients within a population who would receive intravenous recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA) and minimize time to treatment in eligible patients.

The 2011 Tuscaloosa tornado: integration of pediatric disaster services into regional systems of care.

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Publication Date: 
Aug 24, 2012

OBJECTIVE: To empirically describe the integration of pediatric disaster services into regional systems of care after the April 27, 2011, tornado in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, a community with no pediatric emergency department or pediatric intensive care unit and few pediatric subspecialists.