Combined Use of Contact Aspiration and the Stent Retriever Technique Versus Stent Retriever Alone for Recanalisation in Acute Cerebral Infarction "ASTER2"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Mechanical thrombectomy (MT) with a stent retriever (SR) device is now the standard intervention in ischemic stroke with large vessel occlusion. Favorable outcome is strongly associated with the successful reperfusion status. New device of MT such as contact aspiration seems promising to increase reperfusion status and clinical outcome. The main hypothesis is to show the superiority of combining the use of...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 6 November 2017.

16 Oct 2017 19 Sep 2017 28 Feb 2020 28 Feb 2020 1 Nov 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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