Previous randomized clinical trials have revealed significant benefit of the endovascular thrombectomy for the patients with acute ischemic stroke. In this short communication, I would like to introduce the history of endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke in Japan, and give a positive message to the neurologists who might contribute to the treatment for acute ischemic stroke.
|Translated title of the contribution||Endovascular therapy for acute stroke—An important role of neurologists—|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology