May 25, 2017
With the advent of mechanical thrombectomy, some have argued
that using intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for stroke is
futile. But is it really? Dr. Sheryl Martin-Schild of Dr. Brain,
Inc. joins us for today's episode to discuss if the thrombectomy
has killed tPA.
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Martin-Schild. Produced by James E. Siegler. Music by Lee Rosevere,
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