Techniques for Acute Stroke Intervention Article

Full Text via DOI: 10.1111/j.1540-8183.2008.00413.x PMID: 19054273 Web of Science: 000263255800001

Cited authors

  • Patel, Rajan A. G.; Collins, Tyrone J.


  • Stroke or cerebrovascular accident is the second most common cause of death in Western countries. Although stroke is a treatable disease, the majority of patients do not receive intravenous thrombolysis or catheter-based therapy. The lack of treatment is multifactorial. Several treatments have been studied. Research and development in the area of acute stroke treatment are ongoing.; (J Interven Cardiol 2009;22:1-8).

Publication date

  • 2009

Published in

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0896-4327

Start page

  • 1

End page

  • 8


  • 22


  • 1