Literature reviewsSeptember 30th

Mothership versus drip and ship for thrombectomy in patients who had an acute stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Jan;11(1):14-19. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-014249. Epub 2018 Oct 8

TRIAGE-STROKE: Treatment strategy In Acute larGE vessel occlusion: Prioritize IV or endovascular treatment-A randomized trial Int J Stroke. 2019 Aug 25:1747493019869830. doi: 10.1177/1747493019869830

‘Drip-and-drive’: shipping the neurointerventionalist to provide mechanical thrombectomy in primary stroke centers J Neurointerv Surg. 2018 Oct;10(10):932-936. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2017-013634. Epub 2018 Feb 7

Interhospital Transfer Before Thrombectomy Is Associated With Delayed Treatment and Worse Outcome in the STRATIS Registry (Systematic Evaluation of Patients Treated With Neurothrombectomy Devices for Acute Ischemic Stroke) Circulation. 2017 Dec 12;136(24):2311-2321. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.117.028920. Epub 2017 Sep 24

Transfer to the Local Stroke Center versus Direct Transfer to Endovascular Center of Acute Stroke Patients with Suspected Large Vessel Occlusion in the Catalan Territory (RACECAT): Study protocol of a cluster randomized within a cohort trial Int J Stroke. 2019 May 29:1747493019852176. doi: 10.1177/1747493019852176

Canadian Stroke Best Practice Consensus Statement: Acute Stroke Management during pregnancy Int J Stroke. 2018 Oct;13(7):743-758. doi: 10.1177/1747493018786617. Epub 2018 Jul 18.
Transradial Mechanical Thrombectomy for Proximal Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion in a First Trimester Pregnancy: Case Report and Literature Review World Neurosurg. 2018 Dec;120:415-419. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.09.095. Epub 2018 Sep 25

A review of stroke and pregnancy: incidence, management and prevention Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2014 Oct;181:20-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2014.07.024. Epub 2014 Jul 29

Foetal radiation exposure caused by mechanical thrombectomy in large-vessel ischaemic stroke in pregnancy Neuroradiology. 2019 Apr;61(4):443-449. doi: 10.1007/s00234-019-02163-7. Epub 2019 Feb 15

October 1st

Feasibility, safety,&changes in systolic blood pressure associated with endovascular revascularization of symptomatic&chronically occluded cervical internal carotid artery using a newly suggested radiographic classification of chronically occluded cervical internal carotid artery J Neurosurg. 2018 May 1:1-10. doi: 10.3171/2018.1.JNS172858

Cognitive and cerebral hemodynamic effects of endovascular recanalization of chronically occluded cervical internal carotid artery: single-center study and review of the literature J Neurosurg. 2019 Mar 29:1-9. doi: 10.3171/2019.1.JNS183337

Predictors for Successful Endovascular Intervention in Chronic Carotid Artery Total Occlusion JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2016 Sep 12;9(17):1825-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2016.06.015

– Chronic occlusion of the internal carotid artery: Endovascular revascularization technique of long occlusive lesions J Neuroradiol. 2019 Jun 20. pii: S0150-9861(19)30258-5. doi: 10.1016/j.neurad.2019.05.005

– The Hybrid Algorithm for Treating Chronic Total Occlusions in Europe J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Nov 1;68(18):1958-1970. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.08.034

– Revascularization Techniques for Acute Basilar Artery Occlusion : Technical Considerations and Outcome in the Setting of Severe Posterior Circulation Steno-Occlusive Disease Clin Neuroradiol. 2019 Sep;29(3):435-443. doi: 10.1007/s00062-018-0683-3. Epub 2018 Apr 12

– First-Line Sofia Aspiration Thrombectomy Approach within the Endovascular Treatment of Ischemic Stroke Multicentric Registry: Efficacy, Safety, and Predictive Factors of Success AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2019 Jun;40(6):1006-1012. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A6074. Epub 2019 May 23

– First pass effect with contact aspiration and stent retrievers in the Aspiration versus Stent Retriever (ASTER) trial J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Aug 30. pii: neurintsurg-2019-015215. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2019-015215

– Mechanical Thrombectomy in pediatric stroke: systematic review, individual patient data meta-analysis, and case series J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2019 Aug 9:1-14. doi: 10.3171/2019.5.PEDS19126

– Mechanical Thrombectomy of Distal Occlusions in the Anterior Cerebral Artery: Recanalization Rates, Periprocedural Complications, and Clinical Outcome AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2016 Apr;37(4):673-8. doi: 10.3174/ajnr.A4594. Epub 2015 Nov 5

– Blind exchange with mini-pinning technique for distal occlusion thrombectomy J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Aug 31. pii: neurintsurg-2019-015205. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2019-015205

Lack of Consensus Among Stroke Experts on the Optimal Management of Patients With Acute Tandem Occlusion Stroke. 2019 May;50(5):1254-1256. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.023758

– Emergent Management of Tandem Lesions in Acute Ischemic Stroke Stroke. 2019 Feb;50(2):428-433. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.118.021893

October 2nd

– Effect of the phenotype of the M1-middle cerebral artery occlusion on the recanalization rates in the ASTER trial J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Jun 28. pii: neurintsurg-2019-015002. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2019-015002

– Structural analysis of ischemic stroke thrombi: histological indications for therapy resistance Haematologica. 2019 May 2. pii: haematol.2019.219881. doi: 10.3324/haematol.2019.219881

– High-Resolution Imaging of Interaction Between Thrombus and Stent-Retriever in Patients With Acute Ischemic Stroke J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Jun 22;7(13). pii: e008563. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.118.008563

– Stent retriever placement in embolectomy: the choice of the post-bifurcational trunk influences the first-pass reperfusion result in M1 occlusions J Neurointerv Surg. 2019 Mar;11(3):237-240. doi: 10.1136/neurintsurg-2018-014114. Epub 2018 Jul 27