Interactive timeline: Walk through the history of major developments, discoveries and milestones of stroke care

Learn how we got to where we are with stroke care today through our historical timeline


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By Yoona Ha, EMS1 BrandFocus Staff

Stroke care has come a long way since the early days. Stroke was long a condition many didn’t understand and was once even treated by bloodletting, a practice of taking blood from a patient with therapeutic intent.

Fast-forward to today, and prehospital providers across the nation have many tools in their arsenal to assess and transport patients to care quickly.

Here’s a timeline of the history of stroke care:

Interested in submitting a historical event to this interactive timeline? Contact our editors at editor(at)ems1.com to have your proposed event submitted for review and consideration.

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