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Results of clipping and coiling of aneurysms are similar over time
...al suggested that coiling was superior to surgical clipping
one year after treatment, a lack of data on long-t...are two main courses of treatment for an aneurysm: clipping
the aneurysm, which involves invasive brain surgery, or coiling, which is a procedure in which a sma...
SCAI's 'Therapies in Evolution' showcases exciting future of interventional cardiology
...ices that improve mitral valve function, either by clipping
the tips of the mitral leaflets together, or by surrounding and putting tension on the valve opening, gradually reducing its size. "This is an overwhelmingly exciting field," said Dr. Feldman. "It's just the beginningand the first step is always t...
Penn researchers discover novel pathway for increasing 'good' cholesterol
...isable another enzyme called endothelial lipase by clipping
off a piece of it and by activating its inhibitor, says first author Weijun Jin, MD, Research Assistant Professor of Pharmacology. This promotes an increased level of HDL-C in the blood. We showed that mice engineered to express high levels of PCSK...