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Research Article

Percutaneous Mechanical Thrombectomy Using Rotarex® S Device in Acute Limb Ischemia in Infrainguinal Occlusions

Table 1

Patient data of ALI cases treated with Rotarex.

Study population (men, women)147 subjects (93 men, 54 women)
Age (median)69 years (29–96 years)
All ALI1 cases treated with Rotarex147 cases100%
Used as first-line treatment120 cases82%
Used as bailout after ineffective aspiration or thrombolysis27 cases18%
Suprainguinal occlusions7 cases5%
Infrainguinal occlusions140 cases95%
6F device used89 cases60%
8F device used58 cases40%
Procedural time (median)1 hour 10 minutes
Contrast amount (average)142 ml/procedure
Skiascopy time (average)20.8 minutes

Abbreviation: , acute limb ischemia.

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