Difference between revisions of "Post-tPA Hemorrhage in CVA"

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# Prepare 6- 8 units cryoprecipitate
 
# Prepare 6- 8 units cryoprecipitate
 
# Prepare 6- 8 units platelets
 
# Prepare 6- 8 units platelets
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==See Also==
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*[[CVA (tPA Criteria)]]
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*[[CVA (Main)]]
  
 
==Source==
 
==Source==

Revision as of 19:43, 16 July 2011

Consider bleeding if decreased LOC, increased weakness, new headache, sudden rise in blood pressure


If bleeding occurs after tPA:

  1. Stop tpa infusion
  2. Stat head CT
    1. if no bleeding resume tpa
    2. If bleeding check labs, consider fibrinogen replacement
  3. Recheck pt/ptt, platelets, fibrinogen levels
  4. Prepare 6- 8 units cryoprecipitate
  5. Prepare 6- 8 units platelets

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6/06 MISTRY