DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.09.166
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Yuhei Michiwaki, Tatsuya Tanaka, Tomihiro Wakamiya, Yusuke Tabei, Kazuhiro Samura, Eiichi Suehiro, Masatou Kawashima

Abstract: Background During the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, a rapid screening method for COVID-19 detection is needed to decide the appropriate strategy to treat stroke patients. In acute ischemic stroke treatment, the efficacy and safety of emergent carotid artery stenting (eCAS) for hyperacute ischemic stroke (hAIS) due to internal carotid artery stenosis (ICS) have not been sufficiently established. Case Description A 71-year-old man with hAIS caused by sever…

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