Extracranial carotid artery flow measurement during carotid endarterectomy using a Doppler ultrasonographic flowmeter.

@article{Whyman1994ExtracranialCA,
  title={Extracranial carotid artery flow measurement during carotid endarterectomy using a Doppler ultrasonographic flowmeter.},
  author={Mark R Whyman and A. Ross Naylor and Charles Vaughan Ruckley and John A W Wildsmith},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  year={1994},
  volume={81 4},
  pages={532-5}
}
A study was performed to evaluate immediate changes in carotid artery blood flow after carotid endarterectomy using a Doppler ultrasonographic flowmeter. Forty-seven consecutive patients aged 49-78 (median 64) years with symptomatic internal carotid artery (ICA) stenosis underwent carotid endarterectomy. Volume flow, resistance and pulsatility index were… CONTINUE READING