MISTIE (Minimally Invasive Surgery plus T-PA for Intracerebral Hemorrhage Evacuation
ID Number 02-0890Principal Investigator(s)
Joshua B Bederson
Department(s) or Division(s)
This is a safety, feasibility and dose finding study of patients with intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH). Consented patients undergo intraoperative stereotactic CT guided endoscopic surgery and catheter placement into the ICH. A one time clot-aspiration is followed by 72 hours of rt-PA instillation into the hematoma site. This is an NIH funded project. Mount Sinai site PI: Joshua Bederson, MD. Contact Sandra Augustine for enrollment, pager 917-248-1299.
Recruiting Patients: Yes