Biosens Bioelectron 2022 May 20;211:114410. Epub 2022 May 20.
Department of Neuroscience, Central Clinical School, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, 3004, Australia; Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, VIC, 3050, Australia; Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Melbourne School of Engineering, The University of Melbourne, VIC, 3010, Australia; Department of Neurology, Melbourne Brain Centre, Royal Melbourne Hospital, VIC, 3010, Australia. Electronic address:
Acute stroke is the third leading cause of mortality and disability worldwide. Administration of appropriate therapy for acute stroke is critically dependent on timely classification into either ischemic or hemorrhagic subtypes, which have divergent treatment pathways. The current classification method is based on neuroimaging, which generally requires the transport of the patient to a hospital-based facility unless a mobile stroke unit is available. Read More