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Time Window to Help People Who'Ve Had a Stroke Longer Than Previously Shown

Time is of the essence when getting people stricken with acute ischemic strokes to treatment. And the use of stent retrievers -- devices that remove the blood clot like pulling a cork out of a wine bottle Current professional guidelines recommend that stent retrievers be used to remove blood clots from stroke patients within six hours for people to benefit. But new research finds that the procedure has benefits for people up to 7.
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