Hemodynamic changes of the cerebral circulation after stent-protected carotid angioplasty.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Stent-protected carotid angioplasty (SPAC) is an option for treating cervical symptomatic high-grade internal carotid artery (ICA) stenosis. So far, knowledge about hemodynamic changes in the early postinterventional phase is limited. The purpose of this study was to evaluate these changes. METHODS Thirty-four consecutive patients… (More)

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@article{Niesen2004HemodynamicCO, title={Hemodynamic changes of the cerebral circulation after stent-protected carotid angioplasty.}, author={Wolf-Dirk Niesen and Michael Rosenkranz and Bernd Eckert and Melanie Meissner and Cornelius Weiller and Ulrich Sliwka}, journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology}, year={2004}, volume={25 7}, pages={1162-7} }