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Ambulance Video

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This PSA alerts audiences about the need to call 911 and arrive at a hospital within 60 minutes after a stroke to receive medical treatment immediately.

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A catheter introduced through a small incision in the leg delivers a tiny parachute-like net past the site of the blockage.

A balloon dilatation catheter is delivered to the site and then expanded.

The carotid stent is then delivered to the blockage site. A protective covering is removed automatically expanding the stent in the vessel.

Another balloon dilatation catheter is positioned inside the stent.

Any dislodged plaque is captured by the filter basket.

The embolic protection device is collapsed and removed and the stent remains in place.

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