DEFUSE 3: Endovascular Therapy Following Imaging Evaluation for Ischemic Stroke 3

ID Number 16-0209

Principal Investigator(s)
Johanna T Fifi

Department(s) or Division(s)
Neurosurgery

Description

The purpose of DEFUSE 3: Endovascular Therapy Following Imaging Evaluation for Ischemic Stroke 3 is to find out if people who have had an ischemic stroke do better when the blood clot is removed with a device if treated within 6 to 16 hours of stroke onset. This study plans to enroll approximately 476 patients with ischemic stroke at up to 35 sites.



Contact Information
Rebecca Apruzzese
(212) 241-8349
rebecca.apruzzese@mountsinai.org

Recruiting Patients: Yes