Novel and emerging technologies for endovascular thrombectomy

Alexander G. Chartrain, Ahmed J. Awad, Justin R. Mascitelli, Hazem Shoirah, Thomas J. Oxley, Rui Feng, Matthew Gallitto, Reade De Leacy, Johanna T. Fifi, Christopher P. Kellner

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Endovascular thrombectomy device improvements in recent years have served a pivotal role in improving the success and safety of the thrombectomy procedure. As the intervention gains widespread use, developers have focused on maximizing the reperfusion rates and reducing procedural complications associated with these devices. This has led to a boom in device development. This review will cover novel and emerging technologies developed for endovascular thrombectomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberE12
JournalNeurosurgical focus
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1 2017
Externally publishedYes


  • Acute ischemic stroke
  • Aspiration catheter
  • Endovascular thrombectomy
  • Large vessel occlusion
  • Stent retriever

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology


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