Comparison of carotid Doppler ultrasound and computerised tomographic angiography in the evaluation of carotid artery stenosis.

@article{Titi2007ComparisonOC,
  title={Comparison of carotid Doppler ultrasound and computerised tomographic angiography in the evaluation of carotid artery stenosis.},
  author={M. A. Titi and Carol George and Debarata Bhattacharya and Amal C. Rahi and Peter Woodhead and William J Stevenson and Anup Pillai and H Al-khaffaf},
  journal={The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland},
  year={2007},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={132-6}
}
PURPOSE To compare results of carotid Doppler ultrasound (CDUS) and spiral computerised tomographic angiography (CTA) in patients with suspected carotid artery stenosis and to evaluate their combined effect on decision making for carotid endarterectomy (CEA). METHODS A total of 107 patients were studied. All of the patients had CDUS followed by CTA as a… CONTINUE READING