Middleton, Sandy; McElDuff, Patrick; Drury, Peta; D'Este, Catherine; Cadilhac, Dominique; Dale, Simeon; Grimshaw, Jeremy M; Ward, Jeanette; Quinn, Clare; Cheung, N Wah; Levi, Christopher
The Quality in Acute Stroke Care Trial implemented nurse-initiated protocols to manage fever, hyperglycaemia and swallowing (Fever, Sugar, Swallow clinical protocols) achieving a 16% absolute improvement in death and dependency 90-day post-stroke.
To examine associations between 90-day death and dependency, and monitoring and treatment processes of in-hospital nursing stroke care targeted in the trial.
Secondary data analysis from a single-blind cluster...[Show more]
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