Tag: mechanical

first-pass success cost savings

First-pass success reduces hospitalisation-related and annual care costs in six European...

The first European study to evaluate the economic impact of first-pass effect (FPE) found that FPE patients not only benefit clinically, they also endorse...

SNIS 2019: It is “almost unethical” not to broaden thrombectomy inclusion...

Donald Frei (Denver, USA) talks to BLearning at SNIS 2019 (22–25 July, Miami, USA) to discuss recent data from the cohort of thrombectomy trials which has shown...

Thrombectomy in acute stroke therapy: Feasible for very old patients, but...

The mechanical removal of blood clots in acute stroke is highly effective but not suitable for all patients. This is a finding of a...

New ischaemic stroke guidelines widen mechanical thrombectomy window to 24 hours...

The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association released updated ischaemic stroke guidelines that were published in Stroke, and released during the International Stroke...