In-hospital stroke treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator.

@article{Masjun2008InhospitalST,
  title={In-hospital stroke treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen activator.},
  author={Jaime Masju{\'a}n and Patricia Simal and Blanca Fuentes and Jos{\'e} Antonio Egido and F. D{\'i}az-Otero and Antonio C Gil-N{\'u}{\~n}ez and Mar{\'i}a Elena Novillo-L{\'o}pez and Exuperio D{\'i}ez-Tejedor and Mar{\'i}a Alonso de Leci{\~n}ana},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2008},
  volume={39 9},
  pages={2614-6}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE In-hospital strokes (IHSs) are potential candidates for thrombolysis. We analyzed the treatment procedures, safety, and efficacy of intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (IV-tPA) in IHSs compared with out-of-hospital strokes (OHSs). METHODS This study was based on a multicenter prospective registry of patients treated with IV-tPA divided into IHSs and OHSs. We recorded intrahospital delays and stroke outcomes. RESULTS Among 367 patients treated with IV-tPA, 30 were… CONTINUE READING
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