Intervention Review

Local versus general anaesthesia for carotid endarterectomy

  1. Tanat Vaniyapong1,
  2. Wilaiwan Chongruksut1,
  3. Kittipan Rerkasem1,2,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Stroke Group

Published Online: 19 DEC 2013

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 SEP 2013

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000126.pub4

How to Cite

Vaniyapong T, Chongruksut W, Rerkasem K. Local versus general anaesthesia for carotid endarterectomy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD000126. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000126.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chiang Mai University, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai, Thailand

  2. 2

    Chiang Mai University, Center for Applied Science, Research Institute of Health Sciences, Chiang Mai, Thailand

*Kittipan Rerkasem,

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 DEC 2013


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