Sedation vs. Intubation for Endovascular Stroke TreAtment "SIESTA"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- age ≥18 years
- acute stroke in anterior circulation
- occlusion of carotid artery and/ or middle cerebral artery
- planned mechanical recanalisation
- informed consent from patient or legal representative

Exclusion Criteria

- age < 18 years
- informed consent not obtainable
- coma
- agitation
- vomiting
- difficult airway management
- additional cerebral hemorrhage