Screening for intracranial aneurysms? Prevalence of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in Hong Kong Chinese.

@article{Chan2016ScreeningFI,
  title={Screening for intracranial aneurysms? Prevalence of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in Hong Kong Chinese.},
  author={David Yuen Chung Chan and Jill Morales Abrigo and Tom C. Y. Cheung and Deyond Yun Woon Siu and Wai Sang Poon and Anil T. Ahuja and George K. C. Wong},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={124 5},
  pages={1245-9}
}
OBJECT The objective of this study was to generate data on the local prevalence of unruptured intracranial aneurysms (UIAs) in asymptomatic Hong Kong Chinese individuals. First-degree relatives of patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH) were recruited as surrogates of the general population and to explore the potential role of screening in… CONTINUE READING