Mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke: catch device.

  title={Mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke: catch device.},
  author={I Mourand and Herv{\'e} Brunel and V Costalat and C Riquelme and Kyriakos Lobotesis and Didier Milhaud and Ch{\'e}rif H{\'e}roum and C Arquizan and Marinette Moynier and A Bonaf{\'e}},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  volume={32 8},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Mechanical thrombectomy presents today a promising alternative to traditional stroke therapies. Our aim with this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the Catch mechanical thrombectomy device in the treatment of acute stroke and report the angiographic results and clinical outcomes. MATERIALS AND METHODS We performed an analysis of 40 consecutive patients with ischemic stroke treated with the Catch device at our academic center. Forty patients were treated… CONTINUE READING


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