Endarterectomy

Known as: Endarterectomies 
Surgical excision, performed under general anesthesia, of the atheromatous tunica intima of an artery. When reconstruction of an artery is performed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND Stenting is an alternative to endarterectomy for treatment of carotid artery stenosis, but long-term efficacy is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is a known sequela of acute pulmonary embolic disease and yet… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND The International Carotid Stenting Study (ICSS) of stenting and endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis found… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Pulmonary endarterectomy (PTE) is the definitive treatment for chronic pulmonary hypertension resulting from thromboembolic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
RATIONALE There are few follow-up studies on long-term cardiopulmonary function after pulmonary endarterectomy (PEA), the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES Pulmonary arterial hypertension causes right ventricular remodeling; that is, right ventricular dilatation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Endarterectomy reduces risk of stroke in certain patients with recently symptomatic internal carotid stenosis. However… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The incidence of pulmonary hypertension resulting from chronic thrombotic occlusion of the pulmonary arteries is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE We sought to determine whether type and location of thromboembolic disease in the pulmonary vascular tree predicts the… (More)
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