Thrombolytic treatment eligibility for acute ischemic stroke
Provides inclusion/exclusion criteria when deciding to use tPA on a patient with acute ischemic stroke.
Disclaimer: This is meant to be a quick reference and should not be used solely for medical decision making. Practice should be guided by institutional protocols and consultation with Neurologist.
Eligibility for tPA
Absolute Contraindications to tPA
Relative Contraindications/Warnings to tPA
Additional Warnings to tPA >3hr Onset