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Stroke: tradeoff seen with endovascular thrombectomy in the very late window

Susan London   |   Clinical Summary   |   09 January 2023
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Treatment beyond 24 hours of the time patients were last known to be well improved outcomes but also increased haemorrhage risk.

Takeaway

  • The risk-benefit profile may favour endovascular thrombectomy (EVT) for select patients with acute ischaemic stroke because of large-vessel occlusion who present more than 24 hours after the time...

          

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