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TOBAS

TOBAS: Treatment of Brain AVMs

RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL AND REGISTRY FOR BRAIN AVMS

Supported by: CHUM (unfunded)

Principal Investigator at BMC: Thanh Nguyen, MD

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Any patient with a brain AVM

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Hemorrhagic presentation with mass effect requiring surgical management. In these cases, if a residual AVM is found after the initial surgery, the patient could then be a candidate for TOBAS.

TOBAS Flowchart

References

Darsaut TE, Magro E, Gentric JC, Batista AL, Chaalala C ,  Roberge D , Bojanowski MW, Weill A , Roy D,  Raymond J.  Treatment of Brain AVMs (TOBAS): study protocol for a pragmatic randomized
controlled trial
. Trials (2015) 16:497.