Jul, 2018

The DAWN Trial and how it could affect stroke care at your facility.

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The Background: The DAWN(DWI or CTP Assessment with Clinical Mismatch in the Triage of Wake-Up and Late Presenting Strokes Undergoing Neurointervention with Trevo), was created to measure the effects of stroke treatment in the timeframe outside the AHA and ESO guidelines of 6 hours. Funded by Stryker Neurovascular, Dr. Nogueira and Tudor Jovin, MD were named Coprincipal Investigators and led the DAWN Trial. A 2016 analysis suggested that the benefit…