Comprehensive Overview of Contemporary Management Strategies for Cerebral Aneurysms Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Neurosurgical Procedures

abstract

  • © 2015 Elsevier Inc. Aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) remains an important health issue in the United States. Despite recent improvements in the diagnosis and treatment of cerebral aneurysms, the mortality rate following aneurysm rupture. In those patients who survive, up to 50% are left severely disabled. The goal of preventing the hemorrhage or re-hemorrhage can only be achieved by successfully excluding the aneurysm from the circulation. This article is a comprehensive review by contemporary vascular neurosurgeons and interventional neuroradiolgists on the modern management of cerebral aneurysms.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.wneu.2015.05.064

PubMed ID

  • 26072457

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1147

end page

  • 1160

volume

  • 84

number

  • 4