Comparative effectiveness of unruptured cerebral aneurysm therapies: propensity score analysis of clipping versus coiling.

TitleComparative effectiveness of unruptured cerebral aneurysm therapies: propensity score analysis of clipping versus coiling.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsMcDonald JS, McDonald RJ, Fan J, Kallmes DF, Lanzino G, Cloft HJ
JournalStroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Volume44
Issue4
Pagination988-94
Date Published2013 Apr
Abstract

Endovascular therapy has increasingly become the most common treatment for unruptured cerebral aneurysms in the United States. We evaluated a national, multi-hospital database to examine recent utilization trends and compare periprocedural outcomes between clipping and coiling treatments of unruptured aneurysms.

DOI10.1155/2013/942427
Alternate JournalStroke