[Appropriateness of simultaneous carotid endarterectomy and coronary revascularization].

  title={[Appropriateness of simultaneous carotid endarterectomy and coronary revascularization].},
  author={Raoul Borioni and Ruggero de Paulis and Fabrizio Tomai and Luca Welter and Laura Fratticci and Elisabetta Caprara and Paolo G Albano and Mariano Garofalo},
  journal={Giornale italiano di cardiologia},
  volume={9 3},
BACKGROUND The presence of significant carotid artery disease in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting has been reported to be as high as 17%. The optimal management of patients with significant coronary and carotid artery disease remains controversial. In this study, we analyze our recent experience with patients who underwent synchronous… CONTINUE READING