Making Clot Angioplasty Safer in Hyperacute Stroke
Authors: Goyal, M.; Srinivasan, A.; Lum, C.
Source: Acta Radiologica, 1 December 2004, vol. 45, no. 8, pp. 874-875(2)
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: December 1, 2004