Tag: endovascular

Increased coiling rate suggests shift towards endovascular techniques during COVID-19 pandemic

A global study published in the Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry (JNNP) has revealed that, while ruptured aneurysm clipping rates remained largely unchanged,...

Isil Saatci

Isil Saatci has been practising interventional neuroradiology (INR) in Ankara, Turkey for almost the entirety of her career—initially at Hacettepe University, where she also...
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First US Stentrode implant heralds new field in neurointerventional surgery

Following the first endovascular implantation of Synchron’s Stentrode brain-computer interface (BCI) device in the USA, physicians have highlighted the wider significance of this breakthrough...

Synchron announces first human brain-computer interface implant in the USA

Synchron has announced the first human brain-computer interface (BCI) implant in the USA. This procedure represents a significant technological milestone for scalable BCI devices...

Pedro Lylyk

Pedro Lylyk’s work and achievements in the neurosurgical field have spanned several decades, and range from a momentous intracranial stent placement in 1996, to...
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Synchron given green light to begin US study of endovascular brain-computer...

The Stentrode motor neuroprosthesis, developed by Synchron, has taken another step towards becoming the world’s first commercially available, endovascular brain-computer interface (BCI) technology after...
carotid disease stenting

Treatment of asymptomatic carotid bifurcation occlusive disease and potential role of...

Peter A Schneider (San Francisco, USA) discusses the role stenting can play, alongside the existing best medical therapy, in treating asymptomatic carotid disease patients. Best...
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A robotic future for the neurovascular field is deemed feasible

Does the shift away from open surgical vascular procedures towards percutaneous interventions favour a rise in the use of robotics? Gavin Britz (Houston Methodist...

Endovantage gains US FDA 510(k) clearance for Surgicalpreview

Endovantage has announced receiving 510(k) clearance from the US FDA for Surgicalpreview, its preoperative planning system for the endovascular treatment of cerebral aneurysms. Precise sizing...