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The Effectiveness and Safety of Mechanical Thrombectomy Compared with Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Mojtaba Nouhi 1 , * , Reza Jahangiri 1 , Saber Azami 2 , Mehrshad Azizi 1 , Saman Ghasempour 1 and Abdoreza Mousavi 1
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1 School of Health Management and Information Sciences, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Tabriz Health Services Management Research Center, Health Management and Safety Promotion Research Institute, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
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  • Health Technology Assessment in Action: October 2017, 1 (2); e60723
  • Published Online: October 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: February 27, 2017
  • Revised: March 24, 2017
  • Accepted: April 25, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/htaa.60723

To Cite: Nouhi M, Jahangiri R, Azami S, Azizi M, Ghasempour S, et al. The Effectiveness and Safety of Mechanical Thrombectomy Compared with Thrombolytic Therapy in Acute Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Health Tech Asmnt Act. 2017 ; 1(2):e60723. doi: 10.5812/htaa.60723.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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