Ultrasound-enhanced systemic thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Ischemia
  • Fibrinolytic Agents
  • Infarction, Middle Cerebral Artery
  • Thrombolytic Therapy
  • Tissue Plasminogen Activator
  • Ultrasonic Therapy

abstract

  • In patients with acute ischemic stroke, continuous transcranial Doppler augments t-PA-induced arterial recanalization, with a nonsignificant trend toward an increased rate of recovery from stroke, as compared with placebo.

publication date

  • November 18, 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJMoa041175

PubMed ID

  • 15548777

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2170

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 351

number

  • 21