J Clin Neurosci 2021 Apr 25;86:10-17. Epub 2021 Jan 25.
Department of Neurosurgery, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China; China International Neuroscience Institute (China-INI), Beijing, China; Department of Interventional Neuroradiology, Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China. Electronic address:
Background: Endovascular thrombectomy (EVT) is the first-line treatment for patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS). However, the optimal anesthetic modality during EVT is unclear. Therefore, this systematic review and meta-analysis is aimed to summarize the current literatures from RCTs to provide new clinical evidence of choosing anesthetic modality for AIS patients when receiving EVT. Read More