CRSC first to enroll patients in national clinical trial
Springfield, IL — July 31, 2015: Clinical Radiologists, S.C., is the first of twelve sites in the nation to enroll patients in the clinical trial, 'CARE: A Prospective Multicenter Case Study to Assess Radiation Exposure in Patients Treated with the Penumbra Coil 400'.

Augusto E. Elias, M.D., neurointerventional radiologist with Clinical Radiologists, S.C., is the principal investigator for the study. Patients scheduled for cerebral aneurysm coiling with conventional coils or the Penumbra 400 coil are screened for trial eligibility and possible enrollment. Trial initiation began in early June and four patients have been enrolled to date.