Researchers from Cornell University are developing a quick method of identifying stroke. Now the diagnosis is based on symptoms and survey data, which occupies a relatively long time, writes The Daily Mail.
The main problem of the treatment of stroke is as follows. The patient after hemorrhage in the brain due in the next 2-4 hours to get a special medication. Then the probability of disability of a person decreases significantly. The lack of such assistance often leads to complications, paralysis, disturbances in the brain.
Scientists note, their test is simple and cheap. It is planned to provide them with ambulances, doctors could instantly take a stroke under control and give the patient a chance at a healthy life. Development of the test system will take about two years.