By Serena Gordon
FRIDAY, March 27, 2020 — For people very ill with COVID-19, obtain to a mechanical ventilator can necessarily mean life or dying. Difficulty is, they are in quick supply in the United Sates and close to the entire world.
Now, research indicates that a extensively employed clot-busting stroke drug might support COVID-19 people who can not obtain a ventilator or who fail to boost even when they do achieve obtain.
The research focuses on a drug known as tissue plasminogen activator (tPA), which is normally employed to rapidly dissolve blood clots that lead to strokes