Risk Factors for Perioperative Death and Stroke After Carotid Endarterectomy


Background and Purpose—The benefit of carotid endarterectomy is heavily influenced by the risk of perioperative death or stroke. This study developed a multivariable model predicting the risk of death or stroke within 30 days of carotid endarterectomy. Methods—The New York Carotid Artery Surgery (NYCAS) Study is a population-based cohort of 9308 carotid… (More)


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