Case 51

Sarah T Pendlebury, Philip Anslow and Peter M Rothwell

in Neurological Case Histories

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Published in print February 2007 | ISBN: 9780192631626
Published online November 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191753121 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Case Histories

Case 51

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A 78-year-old man was transferred to a tertiary referral centre with acute coronary syndrome. Shortly after transfer he became unwell and developed ST elevation consistent with full thickness myocardial infarction. He was given thrombolysis with streptokinase during which she became bradycardic and hypotensive. This resolved spontaneously but afterwards he appeared confused.

Chapter.  691 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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