Top Posters
Since Sunday
52
50
25
13
9
9
9
8
8
8
8
8
New Topic  
wrote...
Posts: 23
Rep: 0 0
2 months ago
A 79-year-old woman has been brought to the emergency department by ambulance with signs and symptoms of ischemic stroke. The care team would consider the STAT administration of what drug?
A)Low molecular weight heparin
B)Vitamin K
C)Clopidogrel (Plavix)
D)Alteplase (Activase)
Source  Download
Abrams' Clinical Drug Therapy: Rationales for Nursing Practice
Edition: 10th
Authors:
Read 12 times
1 Reply
Replies
Answer verified by a subject expert
wrote...
Posts: 144
2 months ago
Sign in or Sign up in seconds to unlock everything.
D
Feedback:
Alteplase (Activase) is used as first-line therapy for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke in selected people. Vitamin K would exacerbate the woman's symptoms, and LMWH and Plavix would be ineffective.

Related Topics
New Topic      
Explore
Post your homework questions and get free online help from our incredible volunteers.
Learn More
Improve Grades
Help Others
Save Time
Accessible 24/7
  296 People Browsing
Your Opinion
Where do you get your textbooks?
Votes: 97

Related Images
 204
 87
 87

▶️ Video: Arthroscopy

For a complete list of videos, visit our video library