Carotid endarterectomy is the best choice for patients with carotid disease.

Abstract

Endarterectomy,carotid; stents; cerebrum-protection The Leicester study is a study with only 17 patients, and no conclusion can be drawn from its results1. The Cavatas2 study demonstrated identical results for carotid stenting and endarterectomy. As regards the mortality results in the ECST3, the possible reasons presented have to do with differences in the… (More)

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@article{Bonamigo2008CarotidEI, title={Carotid endarterectomy is the best choice for patients with carotid disease.}, author={Telmo Pedro Bonamigo and M{\'a}rcio Lu{\'i}s Lucas}, journal={Arquivos brasileiros de cardiologia}, year={2008}, volume={91 3}, pages={e41-2, e33-4} }