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  • February 01, 2020
    The Silent Killer That Took My Dad’s Life
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  • January 31, 2020
    Why medical polymers are paving the way for more efficient technologies
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  • January 23, 2020
    Can Artificial Intelligence be used to Diagnose Brain Aneurysms?
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  • January 20, 2020
    Tom Tinlin was lucky to survive his aneurysm. Now he’s advocating for other survivors.
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  • January 10, 2020
    2018 Research Grant Recipient developing biomaterial for treatment of aneurysms
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  • December 20, 2019
    How a brain aneurysm helped CNBC’s Sharon Epperson embrace change
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  • December 19, 2019
    Emilia Clarke Among The New Yorker’s Top 25 Stories of 2019
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  • December 12, 2019
    BAF Medical Advisory Board Member Receives Professorship
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  • December 10, 2019
    Machine Algorithm Accurately Detects Seizure Risks
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  • December 10, 2019
    Survivor and Advocate Tom Tinlin Named New Board Chair
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  • AdventHealth Brain Aneurysm Support Group

    Winter Park, FL

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  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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  • Bay Area Aneurysm and Vascular Malformation Support Group

    San Francisco, CA

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  • June 29, 2019
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3D Printing: The New Frontier of Surgery?

A team of neurosurgeons at Cleveland Clinic in Ohio used 3D printing — a technology recently gaining more ground in the surgical world — to assist in a brain aneurysm repair. In one of the first procedures of its kind, physicians in Cleveland Clinic’s Cerebrovascular Center were guided before and during the operation via the use of a 3D-printed model of the patient’s aneurysm and the surrounding area. Read full story here.

By: Alyssa Capel



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