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April 29, 2015

Benefits of thrombolysis after stroke to be re-evaluated

Advice to use the tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) alteplase more than three hours after an acute stroke should be re-evaluated, according to a study published recently in the British Medical Journal.1

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January 29, 2015

New troponin test improves MI detection in women

As trailed widely in the media, a new high sensitivity troponin (hs-TnI) assay with sex-specific diagnostic thresholds could double the diagnosis of myocardial infarction (MI) in women and identify those at high risk of re-infarction and death, according to a study published recently in the British Medical Journal.1

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September 26, 2014

Should cardiac arrest patients go to hospital, or leave it to the paramedics?

It’s time to stop taking patients in cardiac arrest to hospital and let ambulance crews deliver the best possible care at the scene, according to a senior UK doctor writing in the British Medical Journal recently.1 A senior US doctor responds, warning that avoiding ambulance transport could result in unacceptable deaths.

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