Transvenous Embolization Appropriate for Cavernous Sinus Fistulas, But About 20% Develop Cranial Palsy
In a small retrospective series, most cranial nerve palsies resolved completely within 6 months.
The investigators had the best success using direct aspiration and recommend it as the first-line approach.
Latest Conference Videos
The randomized trial is on schedule, while the registry is training a generation of operators, CREST-2 investigators said at ISET 2018.
Beyond the big trials, presentations at this year’s International Stroke Conference point to a maturing field that’s under active study.
About two-thirds of operators over a recent 7-year period had completed a neurointerventional fellowship.
The DAWN and DEFUSE 3 trials show that perfusion imaging can identify patients who benefit 6 to 24 hours after stroke onset.
Case Upload for Simulation
Case submissionSEE AN EXAMPLE NOW
Submit your case to obtain a personalized predictive simulation of braided stents in the treatment of intracranial aneurysms for precise and safe implantation. This service is supported by Neurovascular Exchange and ANKYRAS.