Systematic comparison of the early outcome of angioplasty and endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid artery disease.

@article{Golledge2000SystematicCO,
  title={Systematic comparison of the early outcome of angioplasty and endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid artery disease.},
  author={Jonathan Golledge and Alison Mitchell and Roger M. Greenhalgh and Alun H Davies},
  journal={Stroke},
  year={2000},
  volume={31 12},
  pages={3079-83}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Endoluminal treatment is being increasingly used for carotid artery disease. The aim of this study was to compare the stroke and death risk within 30 days of endovascular treatment or endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid artery disease. METHODS systematic comparison of the 30-day outcome of angioplasty with or without stenting and… CONTINUE READING