General Resources

Clinical Studies

Demchuk, A., Goyal, M., Menon, B., Eesa, M., Ryckborst, K., Kamal, N., … Hill, M. for the ESCAPE Trial Investigators. (2014). Endovascular treatment for Small Core and Anterior circulation Proximal occlusion with Emphasis on minimizing CT to recanalization times (ESCAPE) Trial: Methodology. International Journal of Stroke, 10(3), 429-438.

Goyal, M., Demchuk, A., Menon, B., Eesa, M., Rempel, J., Thornton, J., … Hill, M. for the ESCAPE Trial Investigators. (2015). Randomized assessment of rapid endovascular treatment of ischemic stroke. New England Journal of Medicine, 372(11), 1019-1030.

Berkhemer, O., Fransen, P., Beumer, D., van den Berg, L., pngsma, H., Yoo, A., … Dippel, D. for the MR CLEAN Investigators. (2015). A randomized trial of intraarterial treatment for acute ischemic stroke. The New England Journal of Medicine, 372, 11-20.

Campbell, B., Mitchell, P., Kleinig, T., Dewey, H., Churilov, L., Yassi, N., … Davis, S. for the EXTEND-IA Investigators. (2015). Endovascular therapy for ischemic stroke with perfusion-imaging selection. The New England Journal of Medicine, 372, 1009-1018.

Saver, J., Goyal, M., Bonafe, A., Diener, H., Levy, E., Pereira, V., … Jahan, R. for the SWIFT PRIME Investigators. (2015). Stent-retriever thrombectomy after intravenous t-PA vs. t-PA alone in stroke. The New England Journal of Medicine, 372, 2285-2295.

Jovin, T., Charmorro, A., Cobo, E., de Miquel, M., Molina, C., Rovira, A., … Davalos, A. for the REVASCAT Trial Investigators. (2015). Thrombectomy within 8 hours after symptom onset in ischemic stroke. The New England Journal of Medicine, 372, 2296-2306.

Goyal, M., Menon, B., van Zwarm, W., Dippel, D., Mitchell, P., Demchuck, A., … Jovin, T. for the HERMES collaborators. (2016). Endovascular thrombectomy after large-vessel ischaemic stroke: a meta-analysis of individual patient data from five randomized trials. The Lancet, 387(10029), 1723-1731.

Muir, K., Ford, G., Messow, C., Ford, I., Murray, A., Clifton, A., … White, P. for the PISTE Investigators. Endovascular therapy for acute ischaeimc stroke: the Pragmatic Ischaemic Stroke Thrombectomy Evaluation (PISTE) randomized control trial. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Psychiatry, 88, 38-44.

Xie, X., Lambrinos, A., Chan, B., Dhalla, I., Krings, T., Casaubon, L., … Hill, M. Mechanical thrombectomy in patients with acute ischemic stroke: a cost-utility analysis. CMAJ Open, 4(2), 316-325.

Canadian Stroke Best Practices –Comparison of Five Major Recent EVT Trials.