Information Recall on Informed Consent to Intravenous Thrombolysis in Patients With Acute Ischaemic Stroke.


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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion criteria (all):
- age ≥18 years
- able to give informed consent
- ability to understand and read German
- no prior i.v.-thrombolysis
Additional inclusion criteria - patients with acute ischaemic stroke:
- suspected ischaemic stroke (according to brain CT) or MRI-proven acute ischaemic stroke
- indication for intravenous thrombolysis
Additional inclusion criteria - relatives:
· relative (1st or 2nd dregree) of a patient with acute ischaemic stroke and present during the informed consent procedure
Additional inclusion criteria - stroke patients with a contraindication for thrombolysis:
- ischaemic stroke (according to brain MRI or CT)
- contraindication for intravenous thrombolysis
Additional inclusion criteria - non-stroke patients:
· present admission at the Department of Cardiology and Pneumology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Berlin, Germany
Exclusion criteria (all groups):
- not able to give imformed consent or under legal supervision/guardianship
- participation in an interventional study