Selection of patients with ischemic cerebrovascular disease for arterial surgery

@article{Fields1979SelectionOP,
  title={Selection of patients with ischemic cerebrovascular disease for arterial surgery},
  author={William S. Fields},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={1979},
  volume={3},
  pages={147-154}
}
The selection of patients with transient ischemic symptoms or stroke for arterial surgery should be based on an understanding of the mechanisms that underlie the clinical manifestations. A thorough clinical evaluation of the neurologic and vascular status by history and physical examination is essential. Noninvasive methods for detecting alterations in… CONTINUE READING