Direct Mechanical Intervention Versus Combined Intravenous and Mechanical Intervention in Large Artery Anterior Circulation Stroke: A Matched-Pairs Analysis.

Anne Broeg-Morvay, Pasquale Mordasini, Corrado Bernasconi, Monika Bühlmann, Frauke Pult, Marcel Arnold, Gerhard Schroth, Simon Jung, Heinrich P. Mattle, Jan Gralla, Urs Fischer Abstract BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Five randomized controlled trials have consistently shown that mechanical thrombectomy (MT) in addition to best medical treatment (±intravenous tissue-type plasminogen activator) improves outcome after acute ischemic stroke in Read more about Direct Mechanical Intervention Versus Combined Intravenous and Mechanical Intervention in Large Artery Anterior Circulation Stroke: A Matched-Pairs Analysis.[…]