Comprehensive Stroke – Timeliness of IV t-PA Therapy

Of the patients that presented as a brain attack (definitive and suspected diagnosis of ischemic stroke) and were treated with intravenous tissue plasminogen (IV t-PA) therapy, what percentage received t-PA within 60 minutes of arriving to the Emergency Department. This is also referred to as "Door To Needle" time.

Sept. 05, 2019