Making Clot Angioplasty Safer in Hyperacute Stroke
Authors: M. Goyal; A. Srinivasan; C. Lum
Source: Acta Radiologica, Volume 45, Number 8, December 2004 , pp. 874-875(2)
Publisher: Informa Healthcare
Abstract:We describe a technique for performing clot angioplasty using a single lumen balloon catheter for thrombolytic administration, check injections of the distal circulation and for angioplasty. We believe this reduces both the time of the procedure and the risk of vessel rupture.
Document Type: Research article
Publication date: 2004-12-01