The future of stroke treatment.

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The concept of the therapeutic window of opportunity in ischemic neuronal injury and understanding the necessity of well organized stroke services revolutionized the management of acute ischemic stroke during the last years of the second millennium. Thrombolysis with IV rt-PA within 3 hours from the onset of symptoms is an established therapy for selected… (More)

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@article{Lindsberg2000TheFO, title={The future of stroke treatment.}, author={Perttu Johannes Lindsberg and R. Roine and Turgut Tatlisumak and Tiina Sairanen and Markku Kaste}, journal={Neurologic clinics}, year={2000}, volume={18 2}, pages={495-510} }