Emergency carotid surgery.

  title={Emergency carotid surgery.},
  author={Giuseppe Raimondo Pistolese and Marco Ventura and Francesco Speziale and Paolo Fiorani},
  journal={International surgery},
  volume={69 3},
The authors discuss the indications for emergency carotid endarterectomy, based on their experience between 1956 and 1975 when 15 patients with completed stroke and internal carotid occlusion (Group I) underwent this operation, and after 1975 when emergency revascularization was performed in 22 patients with unstable neurological deficit (Group II) and 21… CONTINUE READING