Carotid plaque surface irregularity predicts cerebral embolism during carotid artery stenting.

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Erscheinungsjahr:
2011
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Schlagworte:
  • Humans
  • Aged
  • Middle Aged
  • Risk Factors
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Angioplasty, Balloon
  • *Carotid Arteries/ultrasonography
  • Carotid Stenosis/*therapy/*ultrasonography
  • Intracranial Embolism/*epidemiology
  • Stents/*adverse effects
  • Tunica Intima/ultrasonography
  • Tunica Media/ultrasonography
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial
  • Humans
  • Aged
  • Middle Aged
  • Risk Factors
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Angioplasty, Balloon
  • *Carotid Arteries/ultrasonography
  • Carotid Stenosis/*therapy/*ultrasonography
  • Intracranial Embolism/*epidemiology
  • Stents/*adverse effects
  • Tunica Intima/ultrasonography
  • Tunica Media/ultrasonography
  • Ultrasonography, Doppler, Transcranial
Beschreibung:
  • Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is associated with the risk of periprocedural embolic events. The procedural risk may vary with plaque characteristics. We aimed at determining the impact of carotid plaque surface irregularity on the risk of cerebral embolism during CAS.
  • Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is associated with the risk of periprocedural embolic events. The procedural risk may vary with plaque characteristics. We aimed at determining the impact of carotid plaque surface irregularity on the risk of cerebral embolism during CAS.
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Forschungsinformationssystem des UKE

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