Chapter 50. Carotid Endarterectomy Compared with Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting

  1. Rodney A. White MD1 and
  2. Larry H. Hollier MD2
  1. Mark R. Harrigan,
  2. Ricardo A. Hanel,
  3. Elad I. Levy,
  4. Lee R. Guterman and
  5. L. Nelson Hopkins

Published Online: 4 OCT 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch50

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition

How to Cite

Harrigan, M. R., Hanel, R. A., Levy, E. I., Guterman, L. R. and Hopkins, L. N. (2005) Carotid Endarterectomy Compared with Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting, in Vascular Surgery: Basic Science and Clinical Correlations, Second Edition (eds R. A. White and L. H. Hollier), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470987094.ch50

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California

  2. 2

    Dean, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 OCT 2007
  2. Published Print: 15 MAR 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122023

Online ISBN: 9780470987094

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Keywords:

  • carotid endarterectomy;
  • symptomatic carotid stenosis;
  • carotid angioplasty and stenting;
  • endovascular technique;
  • contralateral carotid occlusion

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Carotid endarterectomy

  • Carotid angioplasty and stenting

  • Rationale for carotid angioplasty and stenting

  • Future directions