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Clinical Neuroradiology

, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp 145–151 | Cite as

Recommendations for Mechanical Thrombectomy in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke

A Clinical Guide by the Hellenic Stroke Organization
  • Panagiotis PapanagiotouEmail author
  • George Ntaios
  • Vasileios Papavasileiou
  • Klearchos Psychogios
  • Marios Psychogios
  • Anastasios Mpotsaris
  • Timolaos Rizos
  • Konstantinos Spengos
  • Miltiadis Gravanis
  • Sofia Vassilopoulou
  • Christos Gkogkas
  • Petros Zampakis
  • Panagiotis Zis
  • Apostolos Karantanas
  • Michail Karygiannis
  • Georgios Karydas
  • Eleni Korompoki
  • Konstantinos Makaritsis
  • Konstantinos Marmagkiolis
  • Haralambos Milionis
  • Dimos Mitsikostas
  • Dimitrios Nikas
  • Androniki Plomaritoglou
  • Maria Politi
  • Nikolaos Ptochis
  • Christos Savopoulos
  • Konstantinos Takis
  • Nikolaos Tsamopoulos
  • Dimitrios Tsetis
  • Adam Hatzidakis
  • Achilleas Chatziioannou
  • Apostolos Hatzitolios
  • Konstantinos Vemmos
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Abstract

This document presents the consensus recommendations of the Hellenic Stroke Organization which can be of assistance to the treating stroke physicians.

Keywords

Acute stroke Thrombectomy Recommendations 

Notes

Acknowledgements

We would like to thank Dr. Evangelia Vemmou and Dr. Ilias Nikolakopoulos for their editorial support.

Conflict of interest

P. Papanagiotou: local principal investigator, SWIFT PRIME study; consultant services, Penumbra and Johnson&Johnson. T. Rizos received consulting fees, speakers fees and travel support from BMS Pfizer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Bayer HealthCare and Daiichi Sankyo, outside the submitted work. G. Ntaios, V. Papavasileiou, K. Psychogios, M. Psychogios, A. Mpotsaris, K. Spengos, M. Gravanis, S. Vassilopoulou, C. Gkogkas, P. Zampakis, P. Zis, A. Karantanas, M. Karygiannis, G. Karydas, E. Korompoki, K. Makaritsis, K. Marmagkiolis, H. Milionis, D. Mitsikostas, D. Nikas, A. Plomaritoglou, M. Politi, N. Ptochis, C. Savopoulos, K. Takis, N. Tsamopoulos, D. Tsetis, A. Hatzidakis, A. Chatziioannou, A. Hatzitolios and K. Vemmos declare that they have no competing interests.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Panagiotis Papanagiotou
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    Email author
  • George Ntaios
    • 1
    • 4
  • Vasileios Papavasileiou
    • 1
    • 5
  • Klearchos Psychogios
    • 6
  • Marios Psychogios
    • 7
  • Anastasios Mpotsaris
    • 8
  • Timolaos Rizos
    • 9
  • Konstantinos Spengos
    • 1
    • 10
  • Miltiadis Gravanis
    • 11
  • Sofia Vassilopoulou
    • 10
  • Christos Gkogkas
    • 1
    • 12
  • Petros Zampakis
    • 13
  • Panagiotis Zis
    • 14
  • Apostolos Karantanas
    • 15
  • Michail Karygiannis
    • 16
  • Georgios Karydas
    • 11
  • Eleni Korompoki
    • 1
    • 10
    • 17
  • Konstantinos Makaritsis
    • 1
    • 4
  • Konstantinos Marmagkiolis
    • 18
  • Haralambos Milionis
    • 1
    • 19
  • Dimos Mitsikostas
    • 10
  • Dimitrios Nikas
    • 20
  • Androniki Plomaritoglou
    • 1
    • 21
  • Maria Politi
    • 2
  • Nikolaos Ptochis
    • 11
  • Christos Savopoulos
    • 22
  • Konstantinos Takis
    • 1
    • 6
  • Nikolaos Tsamopoulos
    • 23
  • Dimitrios Tsetis
    • 15
  • Adam Hatzidakis
    • 15
  • Achilleas Chatziioannou
    • 24
  • Apostolos Hatzitolios
    • 1
    • 22
  • Konstantinos Vemmos
    • 1
  1. 1.Ηellenic Stroke OrganizationAthensGreece
  2. 2.Clinic for Diagnostic and Interventional NeuroradiologyHospital Bremen-MitteBremenGermany
  3. 3.Neuroscience and Vascular Simulation UnitAnglia Ruskin UniversityEssexUK
  4. 4.Department of MedicineUniversity of ThessalyLarisaGreece
  5. 5.Stroke Service, Department of Neurosciences, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and School of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and HealthUniversity of LeedsLeedsUK
  6. 6.Department of NeurologyMediterraneo HospitalAthensGreece
  7. 7.Department of NeuroradiologyUniversity Medical CenterGoettingenGermany
  8. 8.Department of NeuroradiologyUniversity Hospital of CologneCologneGermany
  9. 9.Department of NeurologyUniversity of HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany
  10. 10.First Department of NeurologyNational and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece
  11. 11.Interventional Radiology UnitG.N.A. “G. Gennimatas”AthensGreece
  12. 12.Interventional Neuroradiology DepartmentIaso General HospitalAthensGreece
  13. 13.Neurointerventional Department of the Clinical Laboratory of Radiology, General University Hospital of PatrasUniversity of Patras Medical SchoolPatrasGreece
  14. 14.Department of NeurologyUniversity of SheffieldSheffieldUK
  15. 15.Department of Medical Imaging, University Hospital and Department of RadiologyUniversity of Crete Medical SchoolHeraklionGreece
  16. 16.Interventional Neuroradiology DepartmentAthens Medical CenterAthensGreece
  17. 17.Division of Brain Sciences, Department of Stroke MedicineImperial CollegeLondonUK
  18. 18.Pepin Heart Institute Florida HospitalTampaUSA
  19. 19.Department of Internal MedicineUniversity of Ioannina Medical SchoolIoanninaGreece
  20. 20.First Department of CardiologyIoannina University HospitalIoanninaGreece
  21. 21.Department of NeurologyHygeia HospitalAthensGreece
  22. 22.1st Propaedeutic Internal Medicine Department, AHEPA Hospital, Medical SchoolAristotle University of ThessalonikiThessalonikiGreece
  23. 23.Interventional Neuroradiology DepartmentMediterraneo HospitalAthensGreece
  24. 24.Aretaieion Hospital, Medical SchoolNational and Kapodistrian University of AthensAthensGreece

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