/R E P E A T/ - Media invitation - Should we treat unruptured brain aneurysms?



    The CHUM unveils a major international, multi-centre clinical study on
    the endovascular treatment of unruptured brain aneurysms

    MONTREAL, March 14 /CNW Telbec/ - The Centre hospitalier de l'Université
de Montréal (CHUM) cordially invites the media to attend a press conference
with the Trial on Endovascular Aneurysm Management (TEAM), to discuss the
first international multi-centre study ever on the endovascular treatment of
unruptured brain aneurysms.

    
                       Thursday, March 15, 11:00 a.m.
                             Salon Lucien-Lacoste
                              Pavillon Mailloux
                   (access from Alexandre-de-Sève Street)
                         Hôpital Notre-Dame du CHUM
    

    Speakers will include:

    Jacques Turgeon, Ph.D.
    Vice-Rector, Research Université de Montréal

    Jean Raymond, M.D.,
    Neuroradiologist, Director, Interventional Neuroradiology Laboratory,
    Hôpital Notre-Dame du CHUM, professor, Université de Montréal and
    principal investigator

    Daniel Roy, M.D.
    Neuroradiologist, Hôpital Notre-Dame du CHUM, professor, Université de
    Montréal, and trial investigator

    Mrs. Danielle Ricard
    Patient participating in the trial

    With videotaped messages from:

    Andrew Molyneux, M.D.
    Neuroradiologist, and trial investigator
    Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, Grande-Bretagne

    Christophe Cognard, M.D.
    Neuroradiologist, and trial investigator
    CHU Toulouse - Hôpital Purpan, Toulouse, France

    Mr. Turgeon, Drs Raymond and Roy will be available for one-on-one
interviews after the press conference.

    Refreshments will be served after the press conference.

    Parking: Enter by Alexandre de Sève Street for the parking lot near
Pavillon Mailloux.




For further information:

For further information: Nathalie Forgue, Communications Advisor, Centre
hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal, (514) 890-8000, ext. 15380, Pager:
(514) 860-7110

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