Prompt clot-removal treatment produces better stroke outcomes


eMediNexus    26 January 2018

Clot removal may be beneficial up to 24 hours following stroke in carefully selected patients, but every hour delayed after the onset of symptoms reduces the chance of recovery with minimal or no disability by 11%, according to preliminary research presented January 25, 2018 at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2018 in Los Angeles.

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