Site of arterial occlusion identified by transcranial Doppler predicts the response to intravenous thrombolysis for stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arterial Occlusive Diseases
  • Stroke
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial

abstract

  • Clinical response to thrombolysis is influenced by the site of occlusion. Patients with no detectable residual flow signals as well as those with terminal internal carotid artery occlusions are least likely to respond early or long term.

publication date

  • March 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/01.STR.0000257304.21967.ba

PubMed ID

  • 17290031

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 948

end page

  • 54

volume

  • 38

number

  • 3