Effects of mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke patients with etiology of large artery atherosclerosis.

Affiliation

Department of Neurology, Jinling Clinical College of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Atherosclerosis is more prevalent in Asian population. This distinct etiology of stroke might disadvantage Asian patients when applying. mechanical thrombectomy (MT). The purpose of this research was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of MT in a cohort of Chinese patients with acute ischemic stroke. due to large artery atherosclerosis (LAA).

Keywords

Acute ischemic stroke,Cardioembolism,Etiology,Large artery atherosclerosis,Mechanical thrombectomy,