Safety and efficacy of intra-arterial fibrinolytics as adjunct to mechanical thrombectomy: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational data Article (Faculty180)

cited authors

  • Kaesmacher, Johannes; Meinel, Thomas R; Kurmann, Christoph; Zaidat, Osama O O; Castonguay, Ali C; Zaidi, Syed F; Mueller-Kronast, Nils; Kappelhof, Manon; Dippel, Diederik W J; Soudant, Marc; Bracard, Serge; Hill, Michael D; Goyal, Mayank; Strbian, Daniel; Heiferman, Daniel M; Ashley, William; Anadani, Mohammad; Spiotta, Alejandro M; Dobrocky, Tomas; Piechowiak, E I; Arnold, Marcel; Goeldlin, Martina; Seiffge, David; Mosimann, Pascal J; Mordasini, Pasquale; Gralla, Jan; Fischer, Urs


  • Achieving the best possible reperfusion is a key determinant of clinical outcome after mechanical thrombectomy (MT). However, data on the safety and efficacy of intra-arterial (IA) fibrinolytics as an adjunct to MT with the intention to improve reperfusion are sparse.

publication date

  • 2021

start page

  • 1073

end page

  • 1080


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