Did you know that, in the US, a stroke strikes every 40 seconds? That stroke accounts for 1 of every 4 deaths, with a stroke-related death happening almost every 4 minutes? That stroke is the leading cause of long-term disability in the US? Which is why the American Heart Association (AHA) and the American Stroke Association (ASA) have joined hands to recognize hospitals that have specialized state-of-the-art stroke care facilities and protocols.
This infographic how certified CSCs are way ahead in the management of strokes, in terms of comprehensive care, research, and preventive education.
Infographic by – American Heart Association