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Thrombus aspiration in 2014: current practice, recent evidence and future directions

Learning Objectives

  • To learn more about clot components and effects of pretreatment with antiplatelet and anticoagulant therapies
  • To review the current evidence for thrombus aspiration
  • To understand current indications for thrombus aspiration and future directions

Presentations available when logged in:

  • Introduction and objectives
  • Dissecting the clot
  • Aspiration: effects on thrombus burden, flow, blush and infarct size
  • Different clinical scenarios
  • Understanding why trial results are conflicting
  • Take-home message