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Early Code Stroke Assessment

Associate Professor Tim Kleinig, Head of the Stroke Unit at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, has kindly shared this presentation prepared for junior …

Coming clean on MR CLEAN

We’ve mentioned MR CLEAN before, and today this study was discussed in our Journal Club meeting, led by Hari Davuluru. Here is …

IST3 18 month follow up mortality

The 18-month follow up of the IST3 trial showed some interesting effects of tPA on mortality. It decreased overall mortality at 6 …

Stroke thrombolysis

Another study claiming to show that tPA is an effective therapy for stroke. Gumbinger C ,Reuter B ,Stock C ,Sauer T ,Wiethölter …