Journal article

The Belgian experience with intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke

P Vanacker, V Thijs, A Peeters, B Bruneel, P Laloux, P Druwe, P De Deyn, N Ahmed, N Wahlgren, G Vanhooren

Acta Neurologica Belgica | SPRINGER HEIDELBERG | Published : 2010

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We thank all the Belgian SITS-ISTR investigators and their centres for participation (AZ Sint Jan, Brugge-Oostende; UZ Gasthuisberg, Leuven; AZ Sint Blasius, Dendermonde; AZ Heilige Familie, Reet; AZ Algemeen Ziekenhuis, Aalst; AZ Sint Lucas, Brugge; AZ Waasland, Sint Niklaas; AZ Sint Vincentius, Antwerpen; AZ Jan Palfijn, Gent; AZ Jan Ypermanziekenhuis, leper; Regionaal ziekenhuis H. Hart, Leuven; AZ Heilig Hart, Tienen; Sint Andries Ziekenhuis, Tie It; AZ Klina, Brasschaat; AZ Virga jesse Ziekenhuis, Hasse lt; AZ Groeninge, Kortrijk; AZ Sint Lucas, Gent; Imeldaziekenhuis, Bonheiden; AZ Middelheim, Antwerpen; UZ, Brussel; AZ Vezalius, Tongeren; AZ Sint Trudo, Sint Truiden; AZ Maria Middelares, Gent; AZ Stuivenberg, Antwerpen; AZ Jan Portaels, Vilvoorde; AZ Damiaan, Qostende; UZ Gent, Gent; "AZ-Sint Rembert, Torhout;. CHU Mont-Godinne, Yvoir; CHU St. Luc, Woluwe; CHU Hopital Erasme, Bruxelles; Clinique Saint-Jean, Bruxelles; Hopital Civil, Charleroi; CH Reine Fabiola, Montignies; CHA, Libramont; Hopital Tivoli, La Louviere; CHR Tournai, Tournai; Hopital de Jolimont, Jolimont; Cliniques de l'Europe, Bruxelles; CH du Bois de l Abbaye, Waremme; Centre Hospitalier Peltzer, Verviers; CHU Brugmann, Bruxelles; Cliniques Saint-Joseph, Liege). Further on, we also thank the patients who participated in SITS-ISTR. The SITS-ISTR register was funded by an unrestricted grant from Boehringer-Ingelheim GmbH (Ingelheim, Germany). The data collection and analysis was performed, independent of Boehringer-Ingelheim, by Uppsala Clinical Research (Uppsala, Sweden).