Critical differences in clots that cause a stroke

September 12th, 2018 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

There are two main treatments for stroke caused by a clot in a blood vessel in the brain. Scientists have discovered that clots have different compositions and depending on where they are located in the brain, administering the clot-busting drug, Alteplase (also known as tPA), can be almost as effective as thrombectomy given sufficient time.
Source: Care Giving Science Daily

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