Sky Ridge Stroke Program Data: 2019
In stroke, time is brain and our team works diligently to ensure the highest quality, fastest treatment for our patients. Here are the stats from our program.
|1||Median door to treatment with IV alteplase tPA for stroke or suspected stroke patients||36.5 minutes|
|2||Percentage of stroke patients treated with IV alteplase tPA||18.5% (national treatment rate between 3 and 5%)|
|3||Fastest door to treatment time with IV alteplase in 2020||13 minutes (fastest time at Sky Ridge is 9 minutes in 2018)|
|4||Median door to start of thrombectomy procedure for patients with sudden onset large artery blockage||67 minutes|
|5||Median door to successful large artery open in thrombectomy procedure||82.5 minutes|
|6||Percentage of patients with large vessel occlusion stroke and thrombectomy procedure who had a good outcome. This is defined by a modified Rankin score of 0-2. Patients who were having a serious stroke improved to a level of functional independence at 90 days post discharge||60%|