Eva A. Mistry

  • Citations Per Year
Learn More
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Whether prior intravenous thrombolysis provides any additional benefits to the patients undergoing mechanical thrombectomy for large vessel, acute ischemic stroke remains unclear. METHODS We conducted a meta-analysis of 13 studies obtained through PubMed and EMBASE database searches to determine whether functional outcome (modified(More)
BACKGROUND Cerebral vasospasm and sodium and fluid imbalances are common sequelae of aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) and cause of significant morbidity and mortality. Studies have shown the benefit of corticosteroids in the management of these sequelae. We have reviewed the literature and analyzed the available data for corticosteroid use after(More)
In Response: We read the letter by Tsivgoulis et al regarding our study with great interest. Similar to ours, their work is an important contribution to the stroke literature. We determined the inclusion and exclusion criteria for the studies a priori to best reflect current guideline-based practice of endovascular therapy for patients with acute ischemic(More)
BACKGROUND Current guidelines suggest treating blood pressure above 180/105 mm Hg during the first 24 hours in patients with acute ischemic stroke undergoing any form of recanalization therapy. Currently, no studies exist to guide blood pressure management in patients with stroke treated specifically with mechanical thrombectomy. We aimed to determine the(More)
  • 1