The effectiveness and safety of endovascular thrombectomy for the treatment of large vessel occlusion (LVO) have been demonstrated in landmark randomized controlled trials. However, patients in these studies were pre-selected and recruited using stringent inclusion and exclusion criteria. The STRATIS registry has evaluated almost 1,000 US patients, with acute stroke, who received endovascular thrombectomy treatment […]
Selecting Patients for Endovascular Therapy and recent Developments and Clinical Experience with Medtronic Devices
This article summarizes Medtronic-sponsored symposia presented at the World Federation of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology (WFITN) 14th Congress held October 16-19, 2017, in Budapest, Hungary. The topics included: the definition and analysis of optimal neuroimaging criteria for selecting patients for endovascular treatment using perfusion and diffusion neuroimaging (iSchema View RAPID). This review was presented by…
The Pipeline Embolization Device (PED) has become a routine first-line interventional option for treatment of intracranial aneurysms; however, thromboembolic complications are the main adverse events with flow diversion interventional procedures. A new, third generation version of the PED, the Pipeline Flex™ Embolization Device with Shield Technology™ (PFEDST), is now available with…
1) Indications and outcomes of the Pipeline™ Shield device in treating small aneurysms: a single center experience. Istvan Szikora, Budapest, Hungary 2) Clinical experience with Pipeline™ Flex with Shield technology™ and follow-up data Saleh Lamin, Birmingham, United Kingdom 3) Sizing always matter for optimal Pipeline™ placement Mohamed Aggour, Saint-Etienne, France
1) Patient Imaging Selection Criteria Greg Albers, USA 2) Solitaire Platinum – 1st year experience Markus Möhlenbruch, Germany 3) Atrial Fibrillation in Stroke Patients: Are You Looking Long Enough? Martin Köhrmann, Germany 4) ITB Therapy for Post Stroke Spasticity – New Evidence for an Unmet Need Geoffrey Cloud, Australia
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