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Table 4 Adverse events

From: Mechanical thrombectomy in patients with cervical artery dissection and stroke in the anterior or posterior circulation – a multicenter analysis from the German Stroke Registry

  No CAD, n = 2527 CAD, n = 62 P
Any adverse events, % (n) 13.4% (334) 12.9% (8) 1.000
 Device malfunction 0.3% (8) 0.0% (0) .a
 Dissection/perforation 2.8% (70) 4.8% (3) .a
 Clot migration/embolism 3.1% (78) 4.8% (3) .a
 Intracerebral hemorrhage 2.2% (55) 0.0% (0) .a
 Vasospasm 2.6% (65) 4.8% (3) .a
 New persistent neurological deficit 0.0% (2) 0.0% (0) .a
 New transient neurological deficit 0.0% (1) 0.0% (0) .a
  1. a No P-value estimated due to low numbers. CAD stands for cervical artery dissection