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Acute stroke clinical care standard indicators: 2c-Proportion of patients with a final diagnosis of ischaemic stroke provided thrombolysis who received the therapy within 60 minutes of presentation to hospital, 2019-

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Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termIndicator 2c-Proportion of patients with a final diagnosis of ischaemic stroke provided thrombolysis who received the therapy within 60 minutes of presentation to hospital
METeOR identifier:Help on this term719050
Registration status:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standardisation pending 09/09/2019
Description:Help on this term

Proportion of acute stroke patients provided thrombolysis who received thrombolysis within 60 minutes of presentation to hospital.

Indicator set:Help on this termClinical care standard indicators: acute stroke Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standardisation pending 09/09/2019

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:Help on this term

Both the numerator and the denominator include patients with a final diagnosis of ischaemic stroke who were provided thrombolysis.

Presented as a percentage.

Computation:Help on this term

(Numerator ÷ denominator) x 100

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of patients with a final diagnosis of ischaemic stroke who were provided thrombolysis who received the therapy within 60 minutes of presentation to hospital.

Denominator:Help on this term

Number of patients with a final diagnosis of ischaemic stroke who were provided thrombolysis.

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Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termService event
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N[NN]

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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