Prehospital Medicine/Stroke/Disaster Medicine/ Literacy

Faculty member: Jane Brice, MD, MPH

Project Description: STAT 911 - a study examining the effect of a 911-telecommunicator algorithm for stroke. CARD - assessment of citizen personal preparedness for disaster. Stroke Registry and PreMIS Linkage - a study examining the validity of a data linkage between the North Carolina Stroke Registry and PreMIS, the state EMS patient care database. Barriers to care for Hispanic patients and the effect of health literacy on those barriers.