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Would You Feel Safe in a Driverless Ambulance?

News Picture: Even Brief EMS Delay Can Cost Lives After Car Crash

MONDAY, March 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Automated, driver-free cars and trucks may be the wave of the future. But new research suggests many Americans aren’t sold on the idea of a ride in a driverless ambulance. This new technology does have one potential advantage over current emergency vehicles. Right …

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Only 20% Have Fast Access to Best Stroke Care

Only 20% Have Fast Access to Best Stroke Care

FRIDAY, March 6, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Too few Americans have quick access to a medical center that can perform a procedure to remove stroke-causing blood clots, new research shows. For the study, researchers examined nationwide availability of endovascular thrombectomy — removal of a blood clot with a mechanical …

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