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Stroke Research and Treatment
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 734871, 11 pages
Trends in the Management of Intracranial Vascular Malformations in the USA from 2000 to 2007
1Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
2Janus Head Consulting, L.L.C., Mineola, NY 11501, USA
3Neurological Surgery P.C., Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
4Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
Received 10 September 2011; Accepted 24 November 2011
Academic Editor: Graham S. Venables
Copyright © 2012 Jae H. Choi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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