Recovering from a stroke could be a very difficult uphill climb. Various rehab options, as well as family support and diet can help someone recover at a faster rate. As technology becomes more and more advanced in treating various health issues, Canadian researchers have found that clot retrieval procedure, known as endovascular treatment is a new way to accelerate the recovery of stoke patients.
“A clot retrieval procedure, known as endovascular treatment, can dramatically improve patient outcomes after an acute ischemic stroke. Overall, positive outcomes for patients increased from 30 per cent to 55 per cent. In many cases, instead of suffering major neurological disability, patients went home to resume their lives. The overall mortality rate was reduced from two in 10 patients for standard treatment of care to one in 10 patients — a 50 per cent reduction with ET”
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