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-

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Indicator
Indicator type:Indicator
Short name:Indicator 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:719050
Registration status:Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standardisation pending 09/09/2019
Description:

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

Indicator set:Clinical care standard indicators: acute stroke Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standard 03/11/2020

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:

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

Presented as a percentage.

Computation:

(Numerator ÷ denominator) x 100

Numerator:

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:

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

Representational attributes

Representation class:Percentage
Data type:Real
Unit of measure:Service event
Format:

N[NN]

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care