Time window to help people who’ve had a stroke longer than previously shown

Time window to help people who’ve had a stroke longer than previously shown

UCLA-led study shows that stent retrievers can provide benefits more than seven hours after onset Article by: Enrique Rivero | September 27, 2016 Time is of the essence when getting people stricken with acute ischemic strokes to treatment. And the use of stent...

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New devices causing ‘paradigm shift’ in stroke care

New devices causing ‘paradigm shift’ in stroke care

New devices called stent retrievers, which effectively reverse strokes, have revolutionized the treatment of certain stroke patients, says sciencedaily.com citing an article in the journal Expert Review of Neurotherapeutics. "Stent retrievers are a major advance in...

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