Nov 1st, 2008
Resume the Flow with Surefire Neurointerventional Thrombolysis Coding Know-how By David Zielske, MD, CPC, CPC-H, CCS, RCC Strokes are the third most common cause of death in the United States, with only heart disease and cancer occurring more frequently. A stroke, or “brain attack,” results from an interruption of normal arterial blood flow to a ...
Sep 1st, 2008
By David Zielske, MD, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-CARDIO, CCS, RCC The neurointerventional surgery specialty has grown dramatically as expertise, ingenuity, research, and technology allows for the development and application of new neurologic disorder procedures. The specialty involves endovascular and other percutaneous procedures performed on the brain, spinal cord (central nervous system), head, neck, and s...