Amie W Hsia
- Understanding reasons for delay in seeking acute stroke care in an underserved urban populationAmie W Hsia
Washington Hospital Center Stroke Center, 110 Irving Street, NW, EB 6126, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Stroke 42:1697-701. 2011..There may be barriers specific to underserved, urban populations that need to be identified before effective educational interventions to reduce delay times can be developed...
- Negative diffusion-weighted imaging after intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator is rare and unlikely to indicate averted infarctionJason W Freeman
Section on Stroke Diagnostics and Therapeutics, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD, USA
Stroke 44:1629-34. 2013..We evaluated patients presenting with suspected acute stroke with a positive DWI lesion before IV tPA to determine the probability of finding a negative DWI up to 48 hours after treatment...
- Racial disparities in tissue plasminogen activator treatment rate for stroke: a population-based studyAmie W Hsia
Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Stroke 42:2217-21. 2011..We sought to determine whether race was associated with tPA treatment for stroke in a predominantly black urban population...