International Stroke Conference

Thrombectomy Linked to Improved Outcomes in Pediatric Large Vessel Occlusion

February 11, 2022

A retrospective analysis of 10 years of stroke admissions suggests pediatric stroke patients with LVO who did not undergo thrombectomy were at 6 times greater risk of moderate to severe disability or death than those who underwent thrombectomy.

AHA Registry Provides Comprehensive Review of Ischemic Stroke in COVID-19 Patients

March 19, 2021

Using data from the AHA's COVID-19 Cardiovascular Disease Registry, a new analysis presented at ISC 21 provides an overview of the overall risk, risk factors, and outcomes of COVID-19-related ischemic stroke among US patients.