Endovascular clot retrieval is emerging as the new standard of care for large-vessel ischaemic stroke, according to Associate Professor Bruce Campbell, head of hyperacute stroke treatment at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. “Acute ischaemic stroke is responsible for around 80% of all strokes and is a leading cause of disability and death globally…The lifetime risk for ...
Emerging role for thrombectomy in acute stroke
By Tony James
29 Nov 2016