Immediate procedural outcomes in 35 consecutive pipeline embolization cases: a single-center, single-user experience.

@article{Colby2013ImmediatePO,
  title={Immediate procedural outcomes in 35 consecutive pipeline embolization cases: a single-center, single-user experience.},
  author={Geoffrey P Colby and Li-Mei Grace Lin and Juan F. Gomez and Alexandra R. Paul and Judy Huang and Rafael John Tamargo and Alexander L Coon},
  journal={Journal of neurointerventional surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={237-46}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Flow diverters are an exciting new class of endovascular devices that treat aneurysms by curative reconstruction of the parent artery. The Pipeline embolization device (PED) is the first FDA-approved intracranial flow diverting device available in the USA. This paper presents periprocedural results with the device in a series of 35 consecutive cases. METHODS All patients who underwent PED treatment of an intracranial aneurysm at our institution following FDA approval… CONTINUE READING