Tag: large vessel occlusion

swift-direct trial thrombectomy

Direct mechanical thrombectomy fails to show non-inferiority compared with IV t-PA...

The preliminary results of the SWIFT-DIRECT (Solitaire with the intention for thrombectomy plus IV t-PA versus direct Solitaire stent-retriever thrombectomy in acute anterior circulation...
penumbra red 62

Penumbra receives FDA clearance for RED 62 reperfusion catheter

Penumbra has announced US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance and commercial availability of the RED 62 reperfusion catheter—the latest addition to the...
viz.ai medtronic

Medtronic, Viz.ai partner to bring “lifesaving” AI platform for stroke to...

Medtronic and Viz.ai have announced they are extending their successful US partnership to distribute Viz.ai’s "lifesaving" artificial intelligence (AI) software platform for stroke to...
lvo stroke diagnosis mindrhythm

First patient enrolled in MindRhythm trial to assess LVO stroke diagnostic...

MindRhythm, a US medical technology company focused on preventing neurological injury in stroke, has announced the enrolment of the first patient in a multicentre...
rapidAI Rapid LVO FDA approval

RapidAI receives FDA clearance of Rapid LVO for identification of suspected...

RapidAI has announced that Rapid LVO has received US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for detecting suspected large vessel occlusions (LVOs). Rapid LVO helps...
Wallaby Medical stroke treatment

Wallaby Medical raises funds to accelerate device development for stroke treatment

Wallaby Medical announced it has recently closed a series B+ financing round worth more than US$20 million. The company focuses on developing and commercialising...
tandem stents thrombectomy technique

Novel tandem stent thrombectomy technique a “safe and effective” rescue treatment

A novel tandem stent thrombectomy technique “seems to be a safe and effective” rescue treatment for acute large vessel occlusion (LVO) that is resistant...
CINA

Avicenna.AI secures FDA clearance for its CINA Head neurovascular imaging artificial...

Medical imaging artificial intelligence (AI) specialist Avicenna.AI has announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...