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2014-07-09 16:28:32

Device could offer hope for patients with large, wide-neck brain aneurysms previously considered untreatable CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After Susan Wakulich was told she had an aneurysm, she figured an invasive brain surgery and lengthy recovery lay ahead of her. "I was devastated," said Wakulich, who is 56 years old and lives in Chicago's western suburbs. "I knew this was a serious diagnosis. Then I met Dr. Bernard Bendok who told me about a new trial that...

2014-06-16 12:29:56

After father dies from massive brain hemorrhage, his 11 children get MRIs which detect brain aneurysms in five siblings, leading to life saving surgeries CHICAGO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In many ways, Rosemary McNulty and her eight sisters and two brothers are just like every other large Irish family. As kids, family photos were taken on staircases and everyone crammed into one car for family trips, where the boys would dare their father to drive faster through the...

One-third Of All Brain Aneurysms Rupture Regardless Of Size
2014-05-23 03:40:36

[ Watch The Video: Microneurosurgical Clipping Of An Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysm ] University of Helsinki The lifetime risk for rupture of a brain aneurysm depends heavily on the patient's overall load of risk factors. However, a recent study by researchers from the University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Central Hospital demonstrated that the size of an aneurysm has no great significance on the risk of rupture. This is a unique study in that it monitored aneurysm...

2014-05-06 23:09:19

On Tuesday, May 6, 2014, representatives from the Brain Aneurysm Foundation, survivors and family members from fifteen states across the country will head to Capitol Hill in an effort to educate legislators about brain aneurysms and gain support for a resolution to recognize September as Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month. Hanover, MA (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 On Tuesday, May 6, 2014, representatives from the Brain Aneurysm Foundation, survivors and family members from fifteen states across the...

2014-04-28 23:00:36

DoctorsElite, a site that helps patients around the United States locate doctors by diagnosis, treatment, and specialty, has announced that Dr. Gaurav Gupta, a New Brunswick, New Jersey neurosurgeon, has added his profile to the growing number of doctors using the site. (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 New Jersey renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Gaurav Gupta is bringing years of his medical expertise to the DoctorsElite healthcare network. DoctorsElite, a site that helps patients around the United States...

2014-04-24 16:29:23

MINNEAPOLIS, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consulting Radiologists, Ltd.'s Interventional Neuroradiology (NIR) team at Abbott Northwestern Hospital's Neuroscience Institute reached a new milestone on Tuesday, April 15. The doctors treated their 2,000th brain aneurysm since the program started at the hospital in the mid 1990s. The current team consists of three Consulting Radiologists, Ltd. (CRL) doctors: Dr. Benjamin Crandall, Dr. Josser Delgado, and Dr. Yasha Kadkhodayan. For...

2014-04-08 08:31:00

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sequent Medical, Inc. announced today that it has closed a $20.0 million Series D venture capital financing, led by existing investor Delphi Ventures. All of Sequent's other existing investors participated in the financing, Domain Associates, US Venture Partners, and Versant Ventures. "We appreciate the continued support from our investor consortium as we continue to build Sequent into a leading neurovascular franchise," said Tom...

2014-03-14 08:27:04

DUBLIN, Mar. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/58tpv4/endovascular ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Endovascular Cerebral Aneurysm Repair Market" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The global market for the endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms, which currently stands at US$980 million, is expected to reach $1.4 billion by 2020, a...

2014-02-26 16:28:38

DUBLIN, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dkhtfs/neurology_devices) has announced the addition of the "Neurology Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dkhtfs/neurology_devices ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Increased sophistication and...

2014-02-20 23:21:58

The Resolution was Introduced to Raise Awareness About Brain Aneurysms Hanover, MA (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 On February 11, 2014, Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) introduced Senate Resolution 353 designating September 2014 as “National Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month”. The resolution was introduced to raise awareness about brain aneurysms, educate the public about the importance of early detection, and highlight the need for further research regarding this serious illness. The...


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