Using Data to Predict Which Aneurysms May Burst

Thu Jan 17, 2019
Aman B. Patel, MD, is the director of Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery and co-director of the Neuroendovascular Program. His research focuses on trying to identify new factors that lead to aneurysm rupture or changes in its size. In this video, he discusses using computational flow dynamics to identify high pressure points on an aneurysm that lead to a higher rupture risk. Read more here: https://advances.massgeneral.org/neuro/video.aspx?id=1060Advances in Motion provides health care professionals with information about the latest breakthroughs, research and clinical advances from Massachusetts General Hospital. Subscribe: https://pages.connect.massgeneral.org/subscription-center-med-prof.html