Carotid stenting — current caution

Peter L Field
Med J Aust 2002; 176 (3): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04325.x
Published online: 4 February 2002

To the Editor: Carotid stenting is a new application of endovascular therapy. Its efficacy in preventing strokes is yet to be established, by contrast with the proven Level 1 evidence of benefit from carotid endarterectomy.

  • Peter L Field



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