Tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischaemic stroke

Gino J Toncich
Med J Aust 2008; 188 (8): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2008.tb01730.x
Published online: 21 April 2008

To the Editor: The assertion of Davis and Batmanian and their colleagues that thrombolytic treatment for ischaemic stroke is reasonably safe and highly effective1,2 is not supported by the primary randomised trials of its use.3

  • Gino J Toncich

  • Emergency Department, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, VIC.



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