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Use of stentrievers in acute stroke: tips, tricks, and current results

Published in Techniques in vascular and interventional radiology. 2012, vol. 15, no. 1, p. 68-77
Abstract Stentrievers are stent-like devices used in the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. They have demonstrated efficacy in restoring the intracranial blood flow with low procedural times. This article is a synopsis of the available devices and different techniques. An extensive review of the literature summarizing all the data that have been published demonstrating their clinical impact and complications is also presented.
Keywords Blood Vessel ProsthesisBrain Ischemia/complications/surgeryHumansProsthesis DesignStentsStroke/etiology/surgeryTreatment Outcome
PMID: 22464305
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MENDES PEREIRA, Vitor et al. Use of stentrievers in acute stroke: tips, tricks, and current results. In: Techniques in vascular and interventional radiology, 2012, vol. 15, n° 1, p. 68-77. doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2011.12.009 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:32008

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