Carotid angioplasty and stenting: will periprocedural transcranial Doppler monitoring be important?

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PURPOSE To explore the value of transcranial Doppler (TCD) ultrasonography in the periprocedural monitoring of patients undergoing angioplasty procedures for stenosis of the internal carotid artery. METHODS Thirty-two patients were included in the study between April 1991 and September 1995 (6 females, 26 males; average age 66 years). All patients were… (More)

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@article{Benichou1996CarotidAA, title={Carotid angioplasty and stenting: will periprocedural transcranial Doppler monitoring be important?}, author={H{\'e}l{\`e}ne Benichou and Pat Bergeron}, journal={Journal of endovascular surgery : the official journal of the International Society for Endovascular Surgery}, year={1996}, volume={3 2}, pages={217-23} }