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
|Published - 2019
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology