Comparative Evaluation of Stroke Triage Algorithms for Emergency Medical Dispatchers "MeDS"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

This study will compare the diagnostic accuracy of Card 28 stroke protocol to Card 28 and Cincinnati Stroke Scale, when used by emergency medical dispatchers to interrogate a 911 call suggestive of stroke. The authors hypothesize that a combination of Card 28 plus the Cincinnati Stroke Scale (CSS) will improve the... Trial Stopped: The study design was changed to a prospective cohort study due to difficulties in using a randomized approach in an emergency setting

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 13 June 2012.

1 May 2010 13 Sep 2010 1 Jun 2012 1 Jun 2012 1 Jun 2012 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics



Trial Design

  • Observation: Cohort
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Probability Sample


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