STAR Publications

Current STAR publications:

Acute intracranial stenting in acute ischemic stroke with underlying atherosclerosis: A two-center retrospective study. Interventional Neuroradiology. 2023 Dec 12

Endovascular Treatment of Small Anterior Communicating Artery Aneurysms: Safety and Efficacy in a Contemporary Cohort. Neurosurgery. 2023 Dec 5

Outcomes of mechanical thrombectomy in stroke patients with extreme large infarction core. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Nov 4

Mechanical thrombectomy for the treatment of primary and secondary anterior cerebral artery occlusions: insights from STAR. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Nov 15

Comprehensive analysis of the impact of procedure time and the 'golden hour' in subpopulations of stroke thrombectomy patients. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Oct 24

Comparison of balloon guide catheter versus non-balloon guide catheter for mechanical thrombectomy in patients with distal medium vessel occlusion. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Nov 2

Association between blood pressure variability and outcomes after endovascular thrombectomy for acute ischemic stroke: An individual patient data meta-analysis. European Stroke Journal. 2023 Nov 3

Standalone middle meningeal artery embolization versus middle meningeal artery embolization with concurrent surgical evacuation for chronic subdural hematomas: a multicenter propensity score matched analysis of clinical and radiographic outcomes. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Nov 6

Gender Differences in Procedural Clinical Complications and Outcomes of Intracranial Aneurysms: Analysis of the Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry. Neurosurgery. 2023 Sep 25

Morphological characteristics of brain aneurysms among age groups. Interventional Neuroradiology. 2023 Sep 16

Direct Versus Indirect Revascularization for Moyamoya: a Large Multicenter Study. Journal of Neurology Neurosurgery Psychiatry. 2023 Sep 6

The effect of occlusion location and technique in mechanical thrombectomy for minor stroke. Interventional Neuroradiology. 2023 Aug 18

Incidence and outcome of perforations during medium vessel occlusion compared with large vessel occlusion thrombectomy. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Jul 31

Mechanical thrombectomy in patients with acute ischemic stroke in the USA before and after time window expansion. 2023 Jul 12

Safety and efficacy of tirofiban in the management of stroke: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Clinical Neurology Neurosurgery. 2023 Jun 29

Predictors of Angiographic Outcome After Failed Thrombectomy for Large Vessel Occlusion: Insights from the Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry. Neurosurgery. 2023 Jun 28

Mechanical Thrombectomy with Intra-arterial Thrombolysis versus Mechanical Thrombectomy Alone in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.  International Journal of Stroke. 2023 Jun 12

Endovascular Treatment and Peri-interventional Management of Ruptured Cerebrovascular Lesions During Pregnancy: Case Series and Case-based Systematic Review. Clinical Neuroradiology. 2023 May 3

Association of Procedure Time With Clinical and Procedural Outcome in Patients With Basilar Occlusion Undergoing Embolectomy. Neurology. 2023 May 18

Antithrombotic regimen in emergent carotid stenting for acute ischemic stroke due to tandem occlusion: a meta-analysis of aggregate data. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Apr 25

Intra-arterial thrombolysis as adjunct to mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke patients in the United States: A case control analysis.  Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 2023 Jul

Middle Meningeal Artery Embolization for Chronic Subdural Hematoma: Predictors of Clinical and Radiographic Failure from 636 Embolizations. Radiology. 2023 Apr 18

Effect of intravenous thrombolysis before endovascular therapy on outcomes in patients with large core infarct. Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. 2023 Mar 29

Middle meningeal artery embolization as a perioperative adjunct to surgical evacuation of nonacute subdural hematomas: An multicenter analysis of safety and efficacy. Interventional Neuroradiology. 2023 Mar 13

Failed mechanical thrombectomy: prevalence, etiology, and predictors. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2023 Jan 20

Subdural evacuation port system and middle meningeal artery embolization for chronic subdural hematoma: a multicenter experience. Journal of Neurosurgery. 2022 Nov 11:1-8

Change in Smoking Behavior and Outcome After Ischemic Stroke: Post-Hoc Analysis of the SPS3 Trial. Stroke. 2023 Mar 6

Risk factors and predictors of intracranial hemorrhage after mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke: insights from the Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry (STAR). J Neurointerv Surg. 2023

Technical and clinical outcomes in concurrent multivessel occlusions treated with mechanical thrombectomy: insights from the STAR collaboration. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery Published Online First: 05 December 2022

Is a picture-perfect thrombectomy necessary in acute ischemic stroke? J Neurointerv Surg. 2022 Feb

Bridging thrombolysis in atrial fibrillation stroke is associated with increased hemorrhagic complications without improved outcomes. J Neurointerv Surg. 2022 Oct

Risk factors and predictors of intracranial hemorrhage after mechanical thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke: insights from the Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry (STAR). J Neurointerv Surg. 2023 Feb 1

Association of Noncontrast Computed Tomography and Perfusion Modalities With Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Late-Window Stroke Thrombectomy. JAMA Network, November 11, 2022

Importance of First Pass Reperfusion in Endovascular Stroke Care ‐ Insights From Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry (STAR), AHA Journals, October 21, 2022

Outcomes of Rescue Endovascular Treatment of Emergent Large Vessel Occlusion in Patients with Underlying Intracranial Atherosclerosis: Insights From STAR. Journal American Heart Association. 2021 Jun 5

“Frontline Thrombectomy Technique Predicts Functional Recovery in Posterior Circulation Stroke – A Multicenter Study from the STAR Registry”. Accepted, Stroke: 2021

Mechanical Thrombectomy for Distal Occlusions: Efficacy, Functional and Safety Outcomes: Insight from the STAR collaboration.  World Neurosurgery. 2021 May 8

Lower complication rates associated with transradial versus transfemoral flow diverting stent placement. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery 2021;13:91-95.

Alarming downtrend in mechanical thrombectomy rates in African American patients during the COVID-19 pandemic-Insights from STARJournal of NeuroInterventional Surgery 2021;13:304-307.

An Attempt to Define Mechanical Thrombectomy in Posterior Circulation Stroke: Insights from STAR. World Neurosurg. 2021;147:215-216.

Impact of off-hour endovascular therapy on outcomes for acute ischemic stroke: insights from STAR Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery 2021;13:693-696.

Is a picture-perfect thrombectomy necessary in acute ischemic stroke? J Neurointerv Surg. 2021.

Upper extremity transvenous access for neuroendovascular procedures: an international multicenter case series. J Neurointerv Surg. 2021;13(4):357-362.

Thrombectomy Technique Predicts Outcome in Posterior Circulation Stroke-Insights from the STAR Collaboration. Neurosurgery. 2020 Oct 15;87(5):982-991.

The Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry: Inception, Present, and Future. World Neurosurg. 2020 Jun;138:562-564.

Twinkle, Twinkle Little STAR, How I Wonder What You Are: The Case for High-Quality, Large-Scale, "Real-World" Databases. Neurosurgery. 2020 Aug 1;87(2):E271-E272.

Blood pressure reduction and outcome after endovascular therapy with successful reperfusion: a multicenter study. J Neurointerv Surg. 2020;12(10):932-936.

Incorporation of transradial approach in neuroendovascular procedures: defining benchmarks for rates of complications and conversion to femoral access. J Neurointerv Surg. 2020;12(11):1122-1126.

Blood Pressure Goals and Clinical Outcomes after Successful Endovascular Therapy: A Multicenter Study. Ann Neurol. 2020;87(6):830-839.

Differential effect of mechanical thrombectomy and intravenous thrombolysis in atrial fibrillation associated strokeJournal of NeuroInterventional Surgery Published Online First: 14 December 2020.

Letter: An International Investigation Into the COVID-19 Pandemic and Workforce Depletion in Highly Specialized Neurointerventional Units – Insights From Stroke Thrombectomy and Aneurysm Registry and Endovascular Neurosurgery Research Group, Neurosurgery, Volume 87, Issue 6, December 2020, Pages E697–E699

International experience of mechanical thrombectomy during the COVID-19 pandemic: insights from STAR and ENRG. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery 2020;12:1039-1044.

"Impact of Procedure Time on Outcomes of Thrombectomy for Stroke." Journal of the American College of Cardiology 73.8 (2019): 879-890.

"Outcomes of endovascular thrombectomy in the elderly: a ‘real-world’ multicenter study." Journal of Neurointerventional surgery (2018): neurintsurg-2018.