Thrombectomy 6 to 24 Hours after Stroke with a Mismatch between Deficit and Infarct.

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BACKGROUND The effect of endovascular thrombectomy that is performed more than 6 hours after the onset of ischemic stroke is uncertain. Patients with a clinical deficit that is disproportionately severe relative to the infarct volume may benefit from late thrombectomy. METHODS We enrolled patients with occlusion of the intracranial internal carotid artery… (More)
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1706442

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