Safety and Efficacy of the Penumbra™ System in Acute Middle Cerebral Artery (MCA) Stroke

Withdrawn

Phase 2 Results N/A

References

Publications

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  • Schumacher HC, Meyers PM, Yavagal DR, Harel NY, Elkind MS, Mohr JP, Pile-Spellman J. Endovascular mechanical thrombectomy of an occluded superior division branch of the left MCA for acute cardioembolic stroke. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2003 May-Jun;26(3):305-8. Pubmed ID:14562985
  • Kulcsár Z, Bonvin C, Pereira VM, Altrichter S, Yilmaz H, Lövblad KO, Sztajzel R, Rüfenacht DA. Penumbra system: a novel mechanical thrombectomy device for large-vessel occlusions in acute stroke. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2010 Apr;31(4):628-33. Epub 2009 Dec 17. Pubmed ID:20019113
  • Bose A, Henkes H, Alfke K, Reith W, Mayer TE, Berlis A, Branca V, Sit SP; Penumbra Phase 1 Stroke Trial Investigators. The Penumbra System: a mechanical device for the treatment of acute stroke due to thromboembolism. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2008 Aug;29(7):1409-13. Epub 2008 May 22. Pubmed ID:18499798

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