From patient selection and monitoring to follow-up care, Carotid Interventions is the first source to offer a practical how-to approach to carotid angioplasty and stenting-providing maneuvers and strategies for difficult situations, as well as step-by-step guidance on specific surgical procedures, equipment selection and instrumentation, protection devices, and room/facility layout.
Table of Contents
Neurovascular Anatomy for Carotid Angiography and Interventions. Aortic Arch Classification Into Segments Facilitates Carotid Stenting. Equipment, Inventory, and Facilities for Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting. Carotid Arteriography. Advanced Cerebrovascular Arteriography: Technique As Applied to Carotid Stenting. Access for Carotid Interventions. Patient Selection for Carotid Interventions: Anatomic and Comorbid Factors. Periprocedural Management of Patients Undergoing Carotid Interventions. Carotid Bifurcation Angioplasty and Stent Placement. Cerebral Protection Devices for Carotid Stenting: Technique and Results. Comparison of Cerebral Protection Devices for Carotid Artery Stenting.