The Effect of Implementing Hyper-acute Stroke Guidelines on Decision-Making for or Against Thrombolytic Therapy for Stroke in the Emergency Department

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

The objective of this study is to determine if the implementation of guidelines utilizing immediate CT Perfusion and CT Angiography in addition to non-contrast CT alters (reduces or increases) the time to decision-making for or against rt-PA in acute ischemic stroke, and by extension, time to therapy in treated patients and time to transfer from the department for all patients. A secondary objective is to...

Read More →

Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 14 January 2010.

Unavailable 14 Jan 2010 Unavailable Unavailable 1 Oct 2008 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics

Conditions

Sponsors

Trial Design

  • Observation: Cohort
  • Perspective: Retrospective
  • Sampling: Probability Sample

Contacts

Not available