Michael J McNamara
Affiliation: Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Bureau
- The Montana cardiac rehabilitation regional outcomes projectMichael J McNamara
Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, MT 59620, USA
J Cardiopulm Rehabil Prev 29:370-5. 2009..Outcomes evaluation is a critical component in early outpatient cardiac rehabilitation (CR). The goal of this project was to develop a regional CR outcomes program to help facilitate quality improvement...
- Educational outreach to improve emergency medical services systems of care for stroke in MontanaCarrie S Oser
Cardiovascular Health Program, Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Bureau, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, and Montana Stroke Initiative, Helena, Montana 59620 2951, USA
Prehosp Emerg Care 14:259-64. 2010..To improve stroke knowledge, identification, and acute care among first responders (FRs) and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) through educational outreach and support...
- Stroke knowledge among urban and frontier first responders and emergency medical technicians in MontanaMichael J McNamara
Montana Cardiovascular Health Program, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, MT 59620 2951, USA
J Rural Health 24:189-93. 2008..To assess stroke knowledge and practice among frontier and urban emergency medical services (EMS) providers and to evaluate the need for additional prehospital stroke training opportunities in Montana...
- Impact of media on community awareness of stroke warning signs: a comparison studyCrystelle C Fogle
Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Bureau, Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services, Helena, Montana 59620 2951, USA
J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:370-5. 2010..Our findings suggest that a high-intensity public education campaign can increase community awareness of the warning signs for stroke and the need to call 911 for specific symptoms...