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Stroke Pathway - Is it <4hrs from Symptom onset?

Strokes may be reversible if thrombolysis is given within the 4.5 hour time window.  Thrombolysis is time critical: every minute of delay results in a poorer outcome.

Patient Information document on thrombolysis therapy

Ischaemic Stroke Initial Management - NZ Formulary

Last updated : Friday, September 11, 2015
Next review date : Saturday, September 10,2016

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