Anesthesia & Clinical Research

Anesthesia & Clinical Research
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Carolina Tintim

  • Review Article
    Clipping versus Coiling for Intracranial Aneurysms: Recent Trends
    Author(s): Carolina Tintim and Humberto S MachadoCarolina Tintim and Humberto S Machado

    Background: Cerebral aneurysms are relevant conditions, and the best therapeutic approach in a patient with Ruptured and Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysm has been debated in the last decades. Coil Embolization therapy has increasingly gained popularity over Surgical Clipping. Objectives: The aim of this analysis was to review the surgical and endovascular strategies for intracranial aneurysms, and to find out if one intervention is more suitable than other. Methods: A literature review was carried out identifying studies published from 2002-2017 through Pubmed using the keywords listed below. 75 articles were selected to write this review. Results: The International Subarachnoid Aneurysm Trial contributed to a change in practice of Intracranial Aneurysms. Endovascular Coiling reduced in 7.. View More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2155-6148.1000732

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