Use of Heparin in Acute Ischemic Stroke: Is There Still a Role?


Heparin has long been a contested therapy in acute ischemic stroke (AIS). In current practice, heparin is considered on a case-by-case basis, but there is no consensus as to the appropriate timing of anticoagulation or for which ischemic stroke subtypes heparin may be beneficial. To provide better clarity on this issue, we review current research focusing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11883-015-0528-3

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