Literature Review

Equal performance of aspiration and stent retriever thrombectomy in daily stroke treatment

Debates over the technic to use for reperfusion of ELVO still rises some doubts on which device to choose, especially when both are available. Costs may be a concern for some centers and the decision-making may consider some characteristics favorable for each technic.

This paper included patients from MR CLEAN registry and compared 207 patients that were treated with aspiration and 1175 with stentriever.