Londoners several times more likely to get life-saving treatment

Stroke brain X-ray

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The NHS and the Treasury need to make a renewed commitment to increasing the number of patients who benefit from thrombectomy, the Stroke Association has said, as it revealed the service was dependent on just 106 doctors in England.

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