American Heart Association

Speaking Spanish may be key to recruiting more Hispanics for stroke studies

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

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For years, many U.S. Hispanics have been excluded from treatment studies because they don’t speak English. So a handful of Southern California researchers got creative when recruiting patients for a recent project.

Would having Spanish-speaking staff and Spanish-language materials result in significantly more Hispanic […]

Para reclutar a más hispanos en estudios sobre el ataque cerebral, la clave podría ser el uso del español

Por AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

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Por mucho tiempo, los estudios de tratamientos han excluido a hispanos estadounidenses que no hablan inglés. Por eso, un grupo de investigadores de la Universidad del Sur de California utilizó la creatividad para reclutar a pacientes en un proyecto reciente.

Los investigadores se preguntaron: […]

UCLA, UC-Denver, Miami to collaborate on new ASA-Bugher Stroke Centers

Three respected universities have been chosen to lead the next chapter of the groundbreaking collaborative research program designed to find new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat stroke – the second-leading cause of death in the world.

The University of California at Los Angeles, the University of Colorado at Denver […]