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surgical removal of the inner lining of an artery that is clogged with atherosclerosis

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Subtle cerebral damage after shunting vs non shunting during carotid endarterectomy.
This report studies Carotid Endarterectomy in Global market, especially in North America, Europe, China, Japan, Southeast Asia and India, focuses on top manufacturers in global market, with sales, price, revenue and market share for each manufacturer, covering Abbott Laboratories, Omron, Advanced Cardiac Therapeutics, Carmat, Volcano, AtriCure, Berlin Heart, Biosensors International, Biotronik, Cordis, CorMatrix Cardiovascular, Defibtech, Deltex Medical, Edwards Lifesciences, Elixir Medical, Endologix, Heartware International, Hexacath, Impulse Dynamics, InspireMD, Jarvix Heart, Opto Circuits (India), OrbusNeich, Philips Healthcare, REVA Medical, SeptRx, Shimadzu, SMT and Stereotaxis.
Transcranial Doppler monitoring during carotid endarterectomy helps to identify patients at risk of postoperative hyperperfusion.
Carotid endarterectomy and prevention of cerebral ischemia in symptomatic carotid stenosis.
CREST results indicate that carotid-artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy were associated with similar rates of the primary composite outcome which is periprocedural stroke, myocardial infarction, or death and subsequent ipsilateral stroke among men and women with either symptomatic or asymptomatic carotid stenosis.
Crenshaw and his associates compared 30-day clinical outcomes and hospital costs for 174 patients who underwent carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and 132 who underwent carotid artery stenting (CAS) with embolic protection at a single tertiary care institution during January 2008 to September 2010.
Thirty-day morbidity and mortality rates for carotid artery intervention by surgeons who perform both carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery angioplasty and stent placement.
Los objetivos del estudio se discriminaron segun la clasificacion neurologica, teniendo en cuenta los lineamientos expuestos por los estudios mas significativos en el area, como lo son el ACAS (Endarterectomy for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis)[24] y el NASCET (North American Symptomatic Carotid Endarterectomy Trial) [25].
Carotid stenting and carotid endarterectomy are similarly safe for treating obstructions of 50% or more.
However, its safety and efficacy as compared with carotid endarterectomy (surgery to remove the inner lining of the diseased blood vessel) is controversial.
The study included 2,502 people who underwent either carotid stenting (placement of a tiny wire mesh tube in the artery to improve blood flow) or carotid endarterectomy (surgery to remove the blockage).
The operation, called a carotid endarterectomy, should be carried out within 48 hours but no longer than 14 days after symptoms appear.
The operation, called a carotid endarterectomy (CEA), should be carried out within 48 hours but no longer than 14 days after symptoms appear.
The study compared carotid endarterectomy, a fairly common procedure to treat a narrowing of the carotid artery, with the study procedure, carotid artery stenting.