The Intravascular Cooling in the Treatment of Stroke 2/3 Trial "ICTuS2/3"


Phase 2/3 Results N/A



  • Lyden P, Ernstrom K, Raman R. Determinants of Pneumonia Risk During Endovascular Hypothermia. Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag. 2013 Mar;3(1):24-27. Pubmed ID:23667781
  • Lyden P, Ernstrom K, Cruz-Flores S, Gomes J, Grotta J, Mullin A, Rapp K, Raman R, Wijman C, Hemmen T. Determinants of effective cooling during endovascular hypothermia. Neurocrit Care. 2012 Jun;16(3):413-20. doi: 10.1007/s12028-012-9688-y. Pubmed ID:22466971
  • Guluma KZ, Liu L, Hemmen TM, Acharya AB, Rapp KS, Raman R, Lyden PD. Therapeutic hypothermia is associated with a decrease in urine output in acute stroke patients. Resuscitation. 2010 Dec;81(12):1642-7. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2010.08.003. Pubmed ID:20817376
  • Guluma KZ, Hemmen TM, Olsen SE, Rapp KS, Lyden PD. A trial of therapeutic hypothermia via endovascular approach in awake patients with acute ischemic stroke: methodology. Acad Emerg Med. 2006 Aug;13(8):820-7. Epub 2006 Jun 9. Pubmed ID:16766740
  • Lyden PD, Allgren RL, Ng K, Akins P, Meyer B, Al-Sanani F, Lutsep H, Dobak J, Matsubara BS, Zivin J. Intravascular Cooling in the Treatment of Stroke (ICTuS): early clinical experience. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2005 May-Jun;14(3):107-14. Pubmed ID:17904009
  • Hemmen TM, Raman R, Guluma KZ, Meyer BC, Gomes JA, Cruz-Flores S, Wijman CA, Rapp KS, Grotta JC, Lyden PD; ICTuS-L Investigators. Intravenous thrombolysis plus hypothermia for acute treatment of ischemic stroke (ICTuS-L): final results. Stroke. 2010 Oct;41(10):2265-70. Epub 2010 Aug 19. Pubmed ID:20724711

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