Stroke Update Part 3: TUCSON Trial Safety Concerns

Mark J. Alberts, MD


March 17, 2009


Discuss Stroke Update Part 3: TUCSON Trial Safety Concerns

Citation: Molina CA, Barreto AD, Tsivgoulis G, et al; for TUSCON Investigators. Transcranial Ultrasound in Clinical Sonothrombolysis (TUCSON): results of a randomized multi-center safety trial of perflutren lipid microspheres. Late-breaking oral abstracts of the International Stroke Conference; February 18-20, 2009; San Diego, California. Abstract 145. Available at: Accessed March 16, 2009.


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