Morning Checkup: stroke care

Published: Dec. 9, 2020 at 7:47 AM EST
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - There have been a lot of advances in stroke care in the 22 years Dr. Maja Lundborg-Gray has been at Samaritan Medical Center.

She says many of those changes have been over the last few years.

Every 40 seconds someone in the United States suffers a stroke, she says, so it’s important to quickly identify a stroke victim and get them to the emergency room as soon as possible.

She talks us through what happens in a typical stroke case in an interview during Samaritan’s Morning Checkup segment on 7 News This Morning.

Watch the video above for her interview.

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