The use of telemedicine with mobile stroke units is feasible as it reduces the rate of technical failure and provides a possibility for reducing the high cost of such systems. The use of telemedicine, in which the CT scans were analyzed remotely without need for the patient to see a neurologist on-site, assists to speed the time of delivery of critical medication, potentially life-saving, and reduction in manpower requirements and costs. The mobile stroke unit with the innovative imaging capabilities, will be able to sidestep hospital emergency departments and take patients straight to stroke, operating rooms, endovascular suites or neurocritical units. Stroke primarily occurs due to obesity, high blood pressure, cholesterol, and smoking habits. The factors driving the MSU market are increase in incidence rate of strokes and technological advancement such as use of telemedicine with MSU, government initiatives and funds.
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