Although carotid endarectomy (CEA) has long been considered the gold standard technique, recent studies report that short- and long-term results with carotid angioplasty and stenting(CAS) are comparable to those with CEA in a significant number of cases. Covering clinical assessment, techniques and devices, medical treatment, and more, Angioplasty
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Carotid Artery Stenosis: Natural History, Histopathology. Supra-Aortic Arteries: Anatomy, Radiological Anatomy. Imaging Techniques. Clinical Assessment. Carotid Artery Stenosis: Surgery. Clinical Trials. Indications for Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting. Indications for Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting. Technique Devices. Medical Treatment. Clinical Results. Complications: Intracranial Endovascular Therapy. Other Supra-Aortic Occlusive Arterial Disease: Endovascular Treatment.