A systematic review of stenting and angioplasty of symptomatic extracranial vertebral artery stenosis.

@article{Stayman2011ASR,
  title={A systematic review of stenting and angioplasty of symptomatic extracranial vertebral artery stenosis.},
  author={Aaron N Stayman and R G Nogueira and R Gupta},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2011},
  volume={42 8},
  pages={2212-6}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Extracranial vertebral artery stenosis (ECVAS) is common among patients with ischemic stroke. Despite the limited knowledge of the natural history of patients with symptomatic vertebral disease, endovascular revascularization techniques are now utilized in clinical practice. We sought to determine the risk of endovascular treatment for ECVAS with a systematic review of the literature. METHODS A search strategy was used using the terms "stenting," "vertebral," "ostium… CONTINUE READING
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