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A new study from the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine has found that, when delivered via ultrasound, the natural enzyme plasmin is more effective at dissolving stroke-causing clots than the standard of care, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator (rt-PA).
Certified Primary Stroke Centers are three times more likely to administer clot-busting treatment for strokes than non-certified centers.
Stroke patients are three times more likely to receive clot-busting medication if treated at a certified stroke center.
When someone has a stroke, time equals brain.
Millions of Americans take aspirin or other drugs every day to reduce their risk of heart attacks or other problems caused by blood clots.
A clot-busting therapy may benefit some heart attack patients who cannot have immediate angioplasty.
NeuroCareTech introduces First iPhone app designed by a doctor for doctors’ clinical use to help rapidly determine stroke patient eligibility for life-saving treatment called tPA.
Strokes that occur during or shortly after surgery can be devastating, resulting in longer hospital stays and increased risks of death or long-term disability.
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