Strategies for the management of intraprocedural thromboembolic complications with abciximab (ReoPro).

@article{Fiorella2004StrategiesFT,
  title={Strategies for the management of intraprocedural thromboembolic complications with abciximab (ReoPro).},
  author={David J. Fiorella and F C Albuquerque and Patrick P. Han and C G McDougall},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={54 5},
  pages={1089-97; discussion 1097-8}
}
OBJECTIVE Most complications related to endovascular neurointerventional procedures are thromboembolic. The objective of this study was to determine whether abciximab, a glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitor, is a safe and effective agent for the treatment of thromboembolic complications encountered during interventional neuroradiological procedures. METHODS A… CONTINUE READING