Neurology Advisor: Successful reperfusion linked to reduced edema in acute ischemic stroke

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Successful therapeutic reperfusion with endovascular treatment is associated with reduced edema and midline shift (MLS) in patients with acute ischemic stroke, according to a study published in JAMA Neurology. This post hoc analysis examined the results of the MR CLEAN trial, a randomized, prospective, multicenter clinical trial that took place in The Netherlands between December 2010 and June 2014. (April 12, 2018)

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