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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.
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People having an ischemic stroke should receive clot-dissolving therapy – if appropriate -- within 60 minutes of arriving at the hospital.
Successive, vigorous bouts of leg compressions following a stroke appear to trigger natural protective mechanisms that reduce damage.
Stroke is the fourth leading cause of death and a common cause of long-term disability in the United States, but doctors have very few proven treatment methods.
Even when its clot-dissolving powers are removed, the stroke drug tPA can still protect brain cells from the loss of oxygen and glucose induced by a stroke.
The clot-busting medicine, tPA (tissue plasminogen activator), is safe to use in acute stroke patients already on the home blood thinner warfarin, according to researchers from Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI).
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- The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.