Risk factors and neurological consequences of syncopes induced by internal carotid artery angioplasty.

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BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Syncope and carotid sinus reactions (CSR) occur frequently in patients undergoing carotid angioplasty (CA). We investigated risk factors and the neurological consequences of carotid sinus syncope induced by CA. METHODS We examined 359 consecutive patients. Patients underwent assessment of cerebrovascular reserve before CA and… (More)
DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.107.501627

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@article{MartnezFernndez2008RiskFA, title={Risk factors and neurological consequences of syncopes induced by internal carotid artery angioplasty.}, author={Eva Mart{\'i}nez-Fern{\'a}ndez and Fernando Boza Garcia and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Gonzalez-Marcos and Alberto Gil-Peralta and Alejandro Gonz{\'a}lez Garc{\'i}a and Antonio Mayol Deya}, journal={Stroke}, year={2008}, volume={39 4}, pages={1336-9} }