acute ischemic stroke, cerebral hemorrhagic stroke, hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, recombinant tissue plasminogen activator



  1. MacIntyre, Rebecca DNP, ACNP-BC
  2. Ciechanowski, Mary MSN, APRN, CCRN-K, ACNS-BC


Abstract: Hyperglycemia has been associated with poor outcomes in patients with acute ischemic stroke. Blood glucose management becomes critical during the acute period following an ischemic stroke. This article evaluates the latest evidence in hyperglycemia treatment for consideration in the acute ischemic stroke population.