Long-Term Results of Stenting versus Endarterectomy for Carotid-Artery Stenosis.

  title={Long-Term Results of Stenting versus Endarterectomy for Carotid-Artery Stenosis.},
  author={Thomas Brott and George Howard and Gary S. Roubin and James F Meschia and Ariane Mackey and William Brooks and Wesley S. Moore and Michael D Hill and Vito A. Mantese and Wayne M. Clark and Carlos H. Timaran and Donald V. Heck and Pierre P. Leimgruber and Alice J. Sheffet and Virginia J. Howard and Seemant Chaturvedi and Brajesh K. Lal and Jenifer H. Voeks and Robert W. Hobson},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  volume={64 2},
BACKGROUND In the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial, we found no significant difference between the stenting group and the endarterectomy group with respect to the primary composite end point of stroke, myocardial infarction, or death during the periprocedural period or any subsequent ipsilateral stroke during 4 years of follow… CONTINUE READING