More research needs to be done on how to more efficiently recruit centers to participate in RCTs, experts say.
Clinical trials directly comparing outcomes with and without balloon guide catheters are needed to determine whether their use should become standard of care.…
Most bifurcation aneurysms can be treated using a straightforward, single-stent technique, according to research published online June 22, 2017, ahead of print in Neurosurgery. The authors propose a simple scoring system that interventionalists can use to...
It’s not yet known whether the practice improves outcomes or how best to triage patients on a case-by-case basis.
A slew of trials establishing the effectiveness of endovascular therapy in patients with large vessel occlusions provided the impetus for the effort.
Accelerating use was driven by a growing number of centers offering endovascular therapy, as well as by rising case volumes at existing centers.