Having a pharmacist at stroke patient's bedside speeds administration of critical drug

January 16th, 2018 | Posted by admin in Uncategorized

In treating stroke patients, every minute counts. A drug called rtPA sometimes can stop a stroke in its tracks. Now a new study has found that having a pharmacist at the patient's bedside can reduce the time it takes to administer rtPA by a median of 23.5 minutes.
Source: Care Giving Science Daily

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