Prophylaxis for VTE includes sequential compression devices (nonpharmacological) and low-dose anticoagulant medications (pharmacological). American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association guidelines have recommended low-dose unfractionated heparin or low-molecular weight heparin use early after ICH since 2007 1).
NICO Corporation, formed in October 2007, for the field of corridor surgery, including Cranial, ENT, Spinal and Otolaryngology where access to the surgical site is limited. The technology and products were designed to progress corridor surgery by creating instruments that allow for access through smaller openings and resection of soft tissue abnormalities.
In 2007, Rutten et al., described the combination of CT and MRI as limited in the diagnosis of local skull involvement from adjacent intracranial meningioma. In their study, the authors demonstrated that skull base tumors could be clearly visualised with 18F-tyrosine PET, even after radiation therapy 2)