[Answer] A 62 year old man suddenly experienced difficulty speaking and left-sided weakness. He was brought into the emergency department. He meets initial criteria for fibrinolytic therapy and a CT scan of the brain is ordered. What are the guidelines for antiplatelet and fibrinolytic therapy?

Answer: Do not give ASA for at least 24 hours if rtPA is administered
A 62 year old man suddenly experienced difficulty speaking and left-sided weakness. He was brought into the emergency department. He meets initial …

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