Validation of two different grading schemes to identify patients with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis in general population.

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BACKGROUND Identification of significant asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis (ACAS) is important because of potential stroke-risk reduction offered by carotid endarterectomy. We present an external validation of two previously developed scoring schemes designed to identify patients with ACAS. METHODS We used the data from the Cardiovascular Health Study… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1552-6569.2007.00192.x

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@article{Suri2008ValidationOT, title={Validation of two different grading schemes to identify patients with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis in general population.}, author={Mohammad Fareed Khan Suri and Mustapha A. Ezzeddine and Kamakshi Lakshminarayan and Afshin A. Divani and Adnan Qureshi}, journal={Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging}, year={2008}, volume={18 2}, pages={142-7} }