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Point-of-care laboratory halves door-to-therapy-decision time in acute stroke.

Abstract:

Currently, stroke laboratory examinations are usually performed in the centralized hospital laboratory, but often planned thrombolysis is given before all results are available, to minimize delay. In this study, we examined the feasibility of gaining valuable time by transferring the complete stroke laboratory workup required by stroke guidelines to a point-of-care laboratory system, that is, placed at a stroke treatment room contiguous to the computed tomography, where the patients are admit...

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10.1002/ana.22355

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Journal:
Annals of neurology More from this journal
Volume:
69
Issue:
3
Pages:
581-586
Publication date:
2011-03-01
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EISSN:
1531-8249
ISSN:
0364-5134
Language:
English
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pubs:132539
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uuid:0ccff7a2-01e6-401f-801c-9634dcbd35c0
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pubs:132539
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132539
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2012-12-19

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