International Normalized Ratio (INR) Targets: Ischemic Stroke 

Updated: Dec 10, 2014
  • Author: Buck Christensen; Chief Editor: Buck Christensen  more...
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International Normalized Ratio (INR) Targets: Ischemic Stroke

The international normalized ratio (INR) recommendations below are per guidelines from the American College of Chest Physicians (2008). [1]

Cerebrovascular event

See the list below:

  • INR target (range)
  • Duration of therapy: Long-term
    • AF plus ischemic stroke or TIA: Long-term
    • Venous sinus thrombosis: 12 months