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Prognosis of aphasia in stroke patients early after iv thrombolysis

Kremer, Christine
Kappelin, Johan
Selariu, Eufrozina
Abul-Kasim, Kasim
Published in Clinical neurology and neurosurgery. 2013, vol. 115, no. 3, p. 289-292
Abstract Stroke patients with aphasia have a high long-term morbidity. Intravenous rt-PA (iv) thrombolysis is given more deliberately to these patients. Early outcome data is lacking. Aim of this study was to determine early benefit from rt-PA in patients with aphasia.
Keywords AdultAgedAged, 80 and overAphasia/etiology/rehabilitationBrain/pathologyBrain Ischemia/pathologyCerebral Infarction/pathologyEchocardiography, TransesophagealFemaleFibrinolytic Agents/administration & dosage/therapeutic useHumansInjections, IntravenousMaleMiddle AgedNeurologic ExaminationNeuropsychological TestsPrognosisRisk FactorsSex FactorsStroke/complications/drug therapy/rehabilitationThrombolytic TherapyTissue Plasminogen Activator/administration & dosage/therapeutic useTomography, X-Ray ComputedTreatment Outcome
PMID: 22738732
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KREMER, Christine et al. Prognosis of aphasia in stroke patients early after iv thrombolysis. In: Clinical neurology and neurosurgery, 2013, vol. 115, n° 3, p. 289-292. doi: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2012.05.019 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:90325

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