thrombolytic


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Synonyms for thrombolytic

a kind of pharmaceutical that can break up clots blocking the flow of blood to the heart muscle

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Exclusion criteria included patients with severe renal and hepatic failure, pregnant women; patients had a contraindication to thrombolytic therapy including recent head/facial trauma and or ischemic stroke within last 3 months, intracranial tumor, and prior intracranial hemorrhage, suspected aortic dissection, active internal bleeding, or bleeding diathesis, and severe uncontrolled hypertension.
However, the current thrombolysis guidelines towards ischemic stroke in all countries request various types of inspections before thrombolytic therapy, which sometimes might increase the intra-hospital waiting time due to less smooth flowsheet, and this would undoubtedly reduce the thrombolytic effects and increase the risk of bleeding transformation.
Thrombolytic property of a plant extract could be useful for arresting the damages caused by the obstruction or occlusion of a blood vessel, which occurs during myocardial infarction (heart attack), thromboembolic strokes, deep vain thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
Sahni emphasized that the CSSK is unique in that it has a hugely reduced risk of bleeding during the treatment, which makes it a distinctively improved drug compared to several currently employed thrombolytic drugs where the risk of bleeding exists to varying degrees.
Thrombolytic drugs work by dissolving the mesh of fibrin, a stringy protein, that binds a blood clot together.
The first thrombolytic medication, streptokinase, was discovered by accident by Dr.
The aim of the present study was retrospectively assess the incidence of RHT associated with PE and report mortality rates according to the therapeutic managements (surgery, thrombolytic, and heparin) of our center.
She had no contraindications to thrombolytic therapy and therefore paramedics administered Tenecteplase.
Today many neurovascular centers worldwide make use of the intravenous thrombolytic therapy (ITT).
Thrombolytic drugs are used clinically to lyse blood clots in vivo and are administered to patients with venous or arterial thrombi.
We describe a case of decompensated thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension requiring emergency caesarean section and postpartum treatment with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) and pulmonary thrombolytic therapy.
A small retrospective study randomized 20 patients with UEVT to either treatment with anticoagulant therapy with heparin and warfarin (n=ll) or thrombolytic therapy (n=9).
CHICAGO -- Transfer of patients with ST-elevation MI to a center where they can routinely undergo percutaneous coronary intervention within 6 hours after getting thrombolytic therapy at a non-PCI hospital is superior to the conventional wait-and-see strategy, according to the findings of a landmark Canadian trial.
High-risk patients who should not get thrombolytic treatment for DVT include those with a history of peptic ulcer disease, stroke, intracranial hemorrhage, or brain surgery.