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Intervention Protocol

Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for treatment of chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) in multiple sclerosis patients

  1. Esther J van Zuuren1,*,
  2. Zbys Fedorowicz2,
  3. Eugenio Pucci3,
  4. Vanitha A Jagannath4,
  5. Edward W Robak5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Multiple Sclerosis and Rare Diseases of the Central Nervous System Group

Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 3 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009903


How to Cite

van Zuuren EJ, Fedorowicz Z, Pucci E, Jagannath VA, Robak EW. Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty for treatment of chronic cerebrospinal venous insufficiency (CCSVI) in multiple sclerosis patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD009903. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009903.

Author Information

  1. 1

    MS Consumer, Oegstgeest, Netherlands

  2. 2

    College of Medicine, AMA International University of Bahrain, UKCC (Bahrain Branch), Awali, Bahrain

  3. 3

    ASUR Marche - Zona Territoriale 9, U.O. Neurologia - Ospedale di Macerata, Macerata, Italy

  4. 4

    American Mission Hospital, Department of Paediatrics, Manama, Bahrain

  5. 5

    MS Consumer, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada

*Esther J van Zuuren, MS Consumer, Oegstgeest, Netherlands. E.J.van_Zuuren@lumc.nl.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess and summarise the current evidence for the effectiveness and safety of PTA for the treatment of CCSVI in people with MS.