Evidence-based recommendations on alteplase (Actilyse) for treating acute ischaemic stroke (AIS)
Evidence-based recommendations on streptokinase (Streptase), alteplase (Actilyse), reteplase (Rapilysin) and tenecteplase (Metalyse) for early thrombolysis in
This guideline covers interventions in the acute stage of a stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA). It offers the best clinical advice on the diagnosis and acute management of stroke and TIA in the 48 hours after onset of symptoms.
This guideline covers the diagnosis and management of venous thromboembolic diseases in adults (aged 18 and over), and the role of thrombophilia testing. It aims to clarify which diagnostic tests should be used, reduce variation in pharmacological therapies, and provide guidance on when thrombophilia testing is useful.
Advice on the use of mechanical thrombectomy devices for acute ischaemic stroke
Everything NICE has said on preventing, diagnosing and managing stroke and transient ischaemic attack (TIA) in people over 16 in an interactive flowchart
RCT is needed to compare pharmacological thrombolysis (for example, with alteplase) with standard initial anticoagulation therapy (with...
Evidence-based recommendations on the WatchBP Home A for opportunistically detecting atrial fibrillation (AF) when diagnosing and managing hypertension
This guidance has been updated and replaced by NICE technology appraisal guidance 264 issued in September 2012.