thrombolytic therapy


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Noun1.thrombolytic therapy - therapy consisting of the administration of a pharmacological agent to cause thrombolysis of an abnormal blood clot
therapy - (medicine) the act of caring for someone (as by medication or remedial training etc.); "the quarterback is undergoing treatment for a knee injury"; "he tried every treatment the doctors suggested"; "heat therapy gave the best relief"
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On long term followup over the past 15 years, it was noticed that 10 patients who received thrombolytic therapy required CABG, and 30 patients required PTCA later in life.
Objective: To provide a comprehensive and latest overview of susceptibility-weighted imaging (SWI) in the application of thrombolysis in acute ischemic stroke, and to update the decision-making effect and clinical value of SWI on identifying stroke patients suitable for thrombolytic therapy and possible benefits and risks followed.
However, starting treatments such as thrombolytic therapy that is solely considered according to ECG may be a wrong decision.
3] The objectives of the present study were to evaluate the effectiveness, reperfusion rates, mortality, and safety profile of both reteplase and streptokinase thrombolytic agents in the patients of AMI receiving thrombolytic therapy.
Significant improvement was observed after thrombolytic therapy.
4,5 Numerous studies had confirmed that early intravenous thrombolysis was an effective method to treat acute ischemic stroke (AIS), and the earlier the thrombolytic therapy, the greater the likely benefits for the patients, and the risk of bleeding transformation would also be reduced.
Hypertension, hyperglycemia, lowered platelet count, old age, large infarcts, reperfusion time, thrombolytic therapy, ischemic white matter lesion load, and treatment with thrombotic or anticoagulant therapies increase the risk of HT (4,5,6,7).
Quantity: 5 lots (lot number 1 - for the treatment of diseases of the blood-forming organs and the nervous system (6 titles) Lot number 2 - Preparations for thrombolytic therapy (1 title) Lot number 3 - Preparations for the treatment of diseases of the cardiovascular system (28 titles) Lot number 4 - Drugs for pain relief and anti-inflammatory (17 titles) Lot number 5 - Other drugs (17 titles))
Though during pregnancy, administration of thrombolytic therapy is considered a relative contraindication in general (4), it is considered first line treatment for PVT in the absence of contraindications (2, 5, 6).
Conclusion: Only a small number of ischemic stroke patients report to the hospital within the therapeutic window for thrombolytic therapy.
1) Brain imaging plays a crucial role in early diagnosis and yields essential information regarding tissue integrity, a factor that is determinant in identifying patients likely to benefit from thrombolytic therapy.