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Carotid Endarterectomy

Known as: Endarterectomies, Carotid, Carotid Endarterectomies, endarterectomy carotid 
The excision of the thickened, atheromatous tunica intima of a carotid artery.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Carotid-artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy are both options for treating carotid-artery stenosis, an important… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Carotid endarterectomy is more effective than medical management in the prevention of stroke in patients with severe… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Among patients with substantial carotid artery narrowing but no recent neurological symptom (stroke or transient… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE This study reports the surgical results in those patients who underwent carotid endarterectomy in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Previous studies have shown that carotid endarterectomy in patients with symptomatic severe carotid stenosis (defined… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Our objective was to assess the risks and benefits of carotid endarterectomy, primarily in terms of stroke prevention… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Reasonable doubt justifies randomisation European and North American clinicians have always differed in their management of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The efficacy of carotid endarterectomy in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis has not been confirmed in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The European Carotid Surgery Trial is a multicentre trial of carotid endarterectomy for patients who, after a carotid territory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Objective. —To determine whether carotid endarterectomy provides protection against subsequent cerebral ischemia in men with… Expand
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