Commentary on "Who is unfit for carotid endarterectomy?".

In the article by Jeffrey Jim and Gregorio Sicard, the authors raise a question of which patients are too “high risk” for carotid endarterectomy. The authors correctly point out that the evidence for carotid endarterectomy was generated from several landmark trials published in the 1990s comparing the outcomes of medical therapy with those of medical… CONTINUE READING