Brain Aneurysm

Loss of Consciousness During Hemorrhage a Marker of Early Brain Injury

Loss of Consciousness During Hemorrhage a Marker of Early Brain Injury

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Loss of consciousness during subarachnoid hemorrhage is associated with a 2.8-fold increase in death and poor functional outcome at 1 year.

Stroke Survivors May Have Higher Risk of Driving Impairment

Stroke Survivors May Have Higher Risk of Driving Impairment

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Two studies showed a greater risk of driving impairment after stroke and aneurysm.

HydroCoils Effective in Recently Ruptured, Medium-Sized Aneurysm

HydroCoils Effective in Recently Ruptured, Medium-Sized Aneurysm

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HydroCoils reduced the rate of recurrence compared to bare platinum coil.

Variations in Cerebral Aneurysm Treatments Raise Alarm

Variations in Cerebral Aneurysm Treatments Raise Alarm

The varying rates of open versus cather-based treatment of brain aneurysms raise questions about patient education.

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