Interventional treatment of ischaemic stroke

Chairpersons: P. Widimsky, L.N. Hopkins

Learning Objectives

  • To learn more about acute stroke interventions and how to reduce time delays
  • To discuss direct catheter-based thrombectomy versus combined (lysis-facilitated) intervention
  • To learn about periprocedural antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapy

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Direct catheter-based thrombectomy without fibrinolytics is effective and safe
  • Case presentation - Acute stroke treated by direct catheter-based thrombectomy without fibrinolysis
  • Lytics-facilitated interventions: best way to achieve early reperfusion?
  • Case presentation - Lytics-facilitated intervention