The time required for a patient to reach the neuro-interventional radiology (IR) suite for mechanical thrombectomy.

Ren et al. demonstrated national marked and sustainable improvement in adherence to door-to-needle time, door-to-puncture time, and successful reperfusion therapy from 2013 to 2017 in Japan in acute ischemic stroke thrombolysis. Adhering to the key Quality Indicators substantially affected in-hospital outcomes, underlining the importance of monitoring the quality of care using evidence-based Quality Indicators and the nationwide Close The Gap-Stroke program 1).

Ren N, Ogata S, Kiyoshige E, Nishimura K, Nishimura A, Matsuo R, Kitazono T, Higashi T, Ogasawara K, Iihara K; Close The Gap-Stroke, J-ASPECT Study Collaborators. Associations Between Adherence to Evidence-Based, Stroke Quality Indicators and Outcomes of Acute Reperfusion Therapy. Stroke. 2022 Aug 16:101161STROKEAHA121038483. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.038483. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35971841.
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