China Intracranial Aneurysm Project (CIAP): protocol for a prospective cohort study of interventional treatment and craniotomy for unruptured aneurysms

@inproceedings{Chen2018ChinaIA,
  title={China Intracranial Aneurysm Project (CIAP): protocol for a prospective cohort study of interventional treatment and craniotomy for unruptured aneurysms},
  author={Yunchang Chen and Haiyan Fan and Xuying He and Shenquan Guo and Xifeng Li and Min He and Yan Qu and X Yang and Hongqi Zhang and Xiaochuan Sun and Liqun Wang and Zhong Wang and Xiaoguang Tong and Ming Zhong and Aisha Maimaitili and Zhiyong Tong and Chuanzhi Duan},
  booktitle={BMJ open},
  year={2018}
}
INTRODUCTION There are two approaches for the treatment of intracranial aneurysm (IA): interventional therapy and craniotomy, both of which have their advantages and disadvantages in terms of treatment efficacy. To avoid overtreatment of unruptured aneurysms (UIA), to save valuable medical resources and to reduce patient mortality and disability rate, it is… CONTINUE READING