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As Little as 15 Minutes Can Change the Life of a Stroke Victim

Every minute counts when it comes to getting help when a stroke occurs. The American Heart Association reports that stroke survivors may lose a month of healthy life for every 15-minute delay in treatment before receiving the clot-busting drug tissue plasminogen activator (tPA). According to the lead author of the study, Atte Meretoja, M.D., Ph.D., [...]

2017-08-11T17:01:21+00:00 Categories: Stroke|Tags: , |