- Air pollution positively correlates with daily stroke admission and in hospital mortality: a study in the urban area of Como, ItalySimone Vidale
Neurology Department, Sant Anna Hospital, Como, Italy
Neurol Sci 31:179-82. 2010..078 (95% CI 1.104-1.052) for hospital admission at 2- and 4-day lags, respectively. In conclusion, this study suggests an association between short-term outdoor air pollution exposure and ischemic stroke admission and mortality...
- Stroke management in northern Lombardy: organization of an emergency-urgency network and development of a connection between prehospital and in-hospital settingsSimone Vidale
Department of Neurology, Sant Anna Hospital, San Fermo della Battaglia, Italy
Int J Stroke 7:527-33. 2012..The results of this study could contribute to the assessment of an effective and homogeneous health system to manage acute stroke...
- Time to hospital admission and start of treatment in patients with ischemic stroke in northern Italy and predictors of delaySimone Vidale
Neurological Department, Sant Anna Hospital, Como, Italy
Eur Neurol 70:349-55. 2013..In the management of stroke, two phases are crucial: the pre-hospital and the in-hospital interval. This work investigated factors influencing pre- and in-hospital delay in a large geographic area of Northern Italy...