March 2015

Introduction

WEB Flow Disruption for Aneurysm Treatment

Laurent Pierot

Laurent Pierot

Endovascular treatment is now the first-line treatment for both ruptured and unruptured aneurysms.1,2  Some complex aneurysms (fusiform, wide-neck, large, and giant) are in some cases untreatable or difficult to treat with standard coiling. For this reason, more complex endovascular techniques have been developed, such as balloon-assisted … more »

Interventional

WEB Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms: Feasibility, Complications, and 1-Month Safety Results with the WEB DL and WEB SL/SLS in the French Observatory

Laurent Spelle

Laurent Spelle

Intracranial broad-based aneurysms located at bifurcations remain a challenge for endovascular treatment. The WEB device (Sequent Medical, Aliso Viejo, California) was initially designed to address this kind of aneurysm. It allows placing within the sac of the aneurysm an intrasaccular device that will divert the flow … more »