Is thrombolysis safe in the elderly?: Analysis of a national database Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Ischemia
  • Stroke
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator

abstract

  • Despite the higher mortality rate in the older population, the use of thrombolysis does not predict death; however, the use of thrombolysis was associated with high risk of ICH.

publication date

  • October 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.110.588632

PubMed ID

  • 20829516

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2259

end page

  • 64

volume

  • 41

number

  • 10