- The Washington Times - Wednesday, February 6, 2008

The Washington Times yesterday incorrectly reported the time frame that a particular treatment must be provided to be effective. Intravenous tissue plasminogen activator (tPA) must be administered within three hours of a stroke to be effective, and it is only used in patients who have suffered an ischemic stroke.

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