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  • August 04, 2020
    Stryker’s Neuroform Atlas Stent System granted an expanded indication
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  • August 04, 2020
    After a brain aneurysm rupture, can a delayed cerebral ischemia (DCI) be stopped?
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  • May 22, 2020
    Neurosurgeons outline reassuring facts and innovative treatment advances
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  • February 22, 2020
    Doctors Use Robotics to Treat Brain Aneurysm
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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 10, 2020
    2018 Research Grant Recipient developing biomaterial for treatment of aneurysms
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  • December 10, 2019
    Machine Algorithm Accurately Detects Seizure Risks
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  • November 21, 2019
    How AI is helping one local hospital detect fatal health problems
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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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  • July 27, 2019
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  • Technology

Life-threatening brain aneurysm treated with first-in-U.S. device

Before aneurysm surgery involving a device that evokes images of a Romanian gymnast, Maria Cram blamed her somersaulting stomach and vaulting headache on food poisoning.

“I was throwing up… My head felt like it was going to split in half,” said the 53-year-old Palmdale woman in a phone interview from a Thousand Oaks intensive care unit. “I told my husband I have to go to the hospital.”

When doctors at Palmdale Regional Medical Center found a ruptured blood vessel in her brain, she was helicoptered to the stroke center at Los Robles Health System.

Read the full story here.

Tom Kisken, Ventura County Star



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