Carotid artery shortening: A safe adjunct to carotid endarterectomy Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aorta, Thoracic
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis
  • Blood Vessel Prosthesis Implantation
  • Endovascular Procedures
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Stents

abstract

  • This experience suggests that the addition of a shortening procedure to carotid endarterectomy can be performed without increased morbidity and mortality rates and, when deemed appropriate, is a procedure with which the vascular surgeon should be familiar.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0741-5214(95)70138-9

PubMed ID

  • 7674468

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 257

end page

  • 61; discussion 261-3

volume

  • 22

number

  • 3