Treatment outcomes of carotid artery stenting with two types of distal protection filter device


PURPOSE Preventing cerebral embolism from debris produced during carotid artery stenting (CAS) is important. This study compared the treatment outcomes of CAS using two types of filter-based embolic protection devices currently in use in Japan. MATERIALS AND METHODS We assessed 121 consecutive cases of CAS performed with FilterWire EZ™ between July 2010… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/2193-1801-3-132


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