Technical Approach to Local Therapy in Ischemic Stroke


  • Fernando José Rascón Ramirez Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Madrid, Spain
  • Juan Antonio Barcia Department of Surgery, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
  • Cristina Nombela Department of Biological and Health Psychology, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain
  • Leyre Sanchez Sanchez de Rojas Regenerative Medicine and Advanced Therapies Lab, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria San Carlos, IdIISC, Hospital Clínico San Carlos, Madrid, Spain



Local therapy is an increasingly achievable alternative for neurological diseases such as stroke. For its use to be a reality, it is still necessary to develop techniques that facilitate its administration and maximize its effect. In this short communication, we present a technique of intracerebral therapy administration. This procedure requires the use a navigation-guided stereotactic surgical technique to inject the treatment into the therapeutic target, even in areas that are difficult to access or extremely large. Such a method is not only fast and feasible, but it can be a standardized technique for multicentre clinical trials.


Local therapy, Stroke, Intracerebral administration route


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F. J. Rascón Ramirez, J. A. Barcia, C. Nombela, and L. Sanchez Sanchez de Rojas, “Technical Approach to Local Therapy in Ischemic Stroke”, Int. Ann. Sci., vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 92-97, Nov. 2020.

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