In this Issue
The Future of Neurointervention
Guest Chief Medical Editors’ Page
By Brian P. Walcott, MD; and William J. Mack, MD
Prehospital stroke identification, routing, and treatment.
By Nerses Sanossian, MD
Finding the optimal combination to preserve brain and provide better outcomes.
By Stephen Grupke, MD; Keith Pennypacker, PhD; Gregory J. Bix, MD, PhD; and Justin F. Fraser, MD
A discussion on current telestroke guidelines, challenges in implementing them, and how they affect treatment of large vessel occlusions.
With Feras Akbik, MD, PhD, and Thabele M. Leslie-Mazwi, MD
Experts discuss the next stages of stroke treatment, focusing on new technologies, systems of care improvements, and clinical trials.
With Johanna T. Fifi, MD; J Mocco, MD, MS; Mahesh V. Jayaraman, MD; Ryan A. McTaggart, MD; and Andrew F. Ducruet, MD
An overview of the development of new neuroendovascular techniques and technology for the treatment of cerebral aneurysms.
By Stephan A. Munich, MD, and Michael Chen, MD
A discussion of the principles of flow diversion and current use of flow diversion devices by location and type of aneurysm.
By Matthew J. Koch, MD; Christopher J. Stapleton, MD; Brian P. Walcott, MD; Scott B. Raymond, MD, PhD; and Aman B. Patel, MD
FEATURED TECHNOLOGYSponsored by Penumbra, Inc.
With Donald F. Frei, MD; Yasha Kayan, MD; Josser Delgado, MD; Matthew Berlet, MD; Kelly VanEpps, MD; and Edward Greenberg, MD
MEDICAL AFFAIRS CORNERSponsored by Medtronic
By Fabrizio Fanelli, MD, EBIR
INTERVENTIONAL ONCOLOGY UPDATE
A review of nontraumatic clinical applications for splenic arterial interventions and the technical and anatomic considerations unique to these therapeutic options.
By Aram Lee, MD; Jonathan Kessler, MD; Jinha M. Park, MD; Nasrin Fatemi, MD; and John J. Park, MD, PhD
￼￼Dr. Wang discusses the possibilities and limitations of today's office-based labs, as well as his experience in device design and treating pulmonary embolism in the community hospital setting.