Outcomes of carotid angioplasty and stenting for radiation-associated stenosis.

@article{HarrodKim2005OutcomesOC,
  title={Outcomes of carotid angioplasty and stenting for radiation-associated stenosis.},
  author={Paul Harrod-Kim and Yasha Kadkhodayan and Colin P Derdeyn and D T Cross and C J Moran},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 7},
  pages={1781-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE In light of their high surgical risk, carotid angioplasty and stent placement may be preferred in patients with radiation-associated carotid stenosis. The purpose of this study was to determine the procedural complication rate, patency, and clinical outcomes after carotid angioplasty and stent placement in this small group of high… CONTINUE READING