Technical aspects and current results of carotid stenting.

  title={Technical aspects and current results of carotid stenting.},
  author={A D'audiffret and Pascal Desgranges and Hicham Kobeiter and J. P. Becquemin},
  journal={Journal of vascular surgery},
  volume={33 5},
PURPOSE We reviewed our experience with carotid stenting (CS), focusing on technical evolution and results. METHODS From September 1995 to February 2000, 77 patients with 83 internal (n = 68) and common carotid artery lesions (n = 15) were selected for CS. This patient population was categorized into three consecutive periods based on patient selection, material, and technical skills. For internal carotid artery lesions, period I included 11 patients treated by means of direct carotid… CONTINUE READING