Mechanical thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke: Final results of the multi MERCI trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Ischemia
  • Intracranial Thrombosis
  • Stroke
  • Thrombectomy

abstract

  • Higher rates of recanalization were associated with a newer generation thrombectomy device compared with first-generation devices, but these differences did not achieve statistical significance. Mortality trended lower and the proportion of good clinical outcomes trended higher, consistent with better recanalization.

publication date

  • April 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STROKEAHA.107.497115

PubMed ID

  • 18309168

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1205

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 39

number

  • 4