LINNC 2019

Revisiting the Concept of Futile Thrombectomy in Large Vessel Occlusion Strokes

LINNC 2019

June 5, 2019 - 12:00-12:15
Conference room

Expert Panels: Jacques MORET, Laurent SPELLE, Alejandro BERENSTEIN, Christophe COGNARD, Christian DENIER, Urs FISCHER, Tufail PATANKAR

Speaker: Raul G. NOGUEIRA

R.G. Nogueira from the United States discusses so-called "futile thrombectomy", making the case that a difficult thrombectomy is not necessarily futile, and that sometimes it is difficult because practitioners have not optimized their techniques.