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Cardiovascular Pharmacology Concepts Richard E. Klabunde, PhD

Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts 3e textbook cover Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts, 3rd edition textbook, Published by Wolters Kluwer (2021)

CNormal and Abnormal Blood Pressure, Physiology, Pathophysiology and Treatment book cover Normal and Abnormal Blood Pressure, published by Richard E. Klabunde (2013)

Guided Learning - Thrombolytic Drugs

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  1. What is the mechanism of action of tissue plasminogen activator (tPA)?  click here
  2. How does the mechanism of action of tPA differ from streptokinase and urokinase?  click here
  3. List 5 therapeutic indications for a thrombolytic drug.  click here
  4. What is the most common adverse effect of thrombolytic drugs? click here


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