*  NewYork-Presbyterian Queens - Carotid Artery Duplex Scan
A carotid artery duplex scan is used to assess occlusion (blockage) or stenosis (narrowing) of the carotid arteries of the neck ... Carotid Ultrasound, Vascular Ultrasound Study, Carotid Artery Doppler Sonography). Procedure overview. A carotid artery duplex ... There are six carotid arteries--the right and left common carotid arteries, which divide and form the right and left internal ... A carotid artery duplex scan may be performed on an outpatient basis or as part of your stay in a hospital. Procedures may vary ...
  http://www.nyhq.org/diw/Content.asp?PageID=DIW007661&language=Korean
*  Evaluation of Computed Tomography Angiography Plaque Thickness Measurements in High-Grade Carotid Artery Stenosis | Stroke
Beneficial effect of carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients with high-grade carotid stenosis. N Engl J Med. 1991;325: ... Randomised trial of endarterectomy for recently symptomatic carotid stenosis: final results of the MRC European Carotid Surgery ... unilateral extracranial internal carotid artery stenosis and 45 because of complete carotid occlusion, leaving 76 of the ... Evaluation of Computed Tomography Angiography Plaque Thickness Measurements in High-Grade Carotid Artery Stenosis. Ajay Gupta, ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/45/3/740
*  A systematic review of the risks of stroke and death due to endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis. - Oxford...
CONCLUSIONS: The reported risks of endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis show significantly greater variability than ... reduces the risk of carotid territory ischemic stroke ipsilateral to a recently symptomatic severe carotid stenosis. However, ... a systematic review of mortality and the risk of stroke and/or death due to endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis in ... CD-ROM, Carotid Stenosis, Cerebrovascular Disorders, Endarterectomy, Carotid, Humans, MEDLINE, Morbidity, Prospective Studies, ...
  https://www.neuroscience.ox.ac.uk/publications/244497
*  Population-Based Study of ABCD2 Score, Carotid Stenosis, and Atrial Fibrillation for Early Stroke Prediction After Transient...
... carotid stenosis; dashed line, 50% to 69% carotid stenosis; and solid line, ≥70% carotid stenosis or occlusion. ... carotid stenosis (P=0.8).. Carotid stenosis was strongly associated with stroke risk at 90 days after TIA (log-rank test, P= ... of TIA patients had unilateral carotid stenosis (40.4%, 40/99, with 50% to 69% stenosis, 59.6%, 59/99, with ,70% stenosis or ... Carotid stenosis was defined according to the TOAST method,28 as narrowing of the cervical internal carotid artery lumen of 50 ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/41/5/844
*  Abstract T P89: Unilateral Cerebral Atrophy Secondary to Extracranial Carotid Stenosis | Stroke
Carotid stenosis (CS) group consisted of patients with unilateral moderate to severe carotid stenosis (n=9). Patients without ... Abstract T P89: Unilateral Cerebral Atrophy Secondary to Extracranial Carotid Stenosis. Shahram Khalid, Navid Seraji-bozorgzad ... Prior studies have evaluated global atrophy and its correlation with the degree of stenosis. It is unclear whether carotid ... Conclusion: Moderate to severe carotid stenosis can lead to unilateral cerebral atrophy in the absence of other neurological ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/45/Suppl_1/ATP89
*  Abstract 18357: Vulnerable Carotid Plaque is Characterized by a Difference in Mobility Between Plaque Core and Cap | Circulation
... degree of stenosis) were also assessed. ... Vulnerable carotid plaque can cause an ischemic stroke, but its ... Abstract 18357: Vulnerable Carotid Plaque is Characterized by a Difference in Mobility Between Plaque Core and Cap. Oleg ... Abstract 18357: Vulnerable Carotid Plaque is Characterized by a Difference in Mobility Between Plaque Core and Cap ... Abstract 18357: Vulnerable Carotid Plaque is Characterized by a Difference in Mobility Between Plaque Core and Cap ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/128/Suppl_22/A18357
*  Carotid artery stent placement for symptomatic extracranial carotid stenosis | Guidance and guidelines | NICE
Evidence-based recommendations on carotid artery stent placement for symptomatic extracranial carotid stenosis (narrowed ... Carotid artery stent placement for symptomatic extracranial carotid stenosis. Interventional procedures guidance [IPG389]. ... NICE has also published guidance on carotid artery stent placement for asymptomatic extracranial carotid stenosis (NICE ... It replaces the previous guidance on carotid artery stent placement for carotid stenosis (NICE interventional procedures ...
  https://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/IPG389
*  Clinical advisory: carotid endarterectomy for patients with asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis. | Stroke
Clinical advisory: carotid endarterectomy for patients with asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis.. Download PDF ... Clinical advisory: carotid endarterectomy for patients with asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis. ... Clinical advisory: carotid endarterectomy for patients with asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis. ... Clinical advisory: carotid endarterectomy for patients with asymptomatic internal carotid artery stenosis. ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/25/12/2523
*  Abstract 3013: Cerebral Perfusion Parameter Differences in Clinically Relevant Categories of Carotid Stenosis/Occlusion. |...
... stenosis, 5.9% had 50-69% stenosis, and 79% had ,50% stenosis. Subjects with 100% carotid occlusion had a higher rMTT (median ... Subjects with 50-69% carotid stenosis and ,50% stenosis did not have significantly different perfusion parameters when compared ... Degree of carotid stenosis was measured per NASCET criteria on CTA. Perfusion CT was analyzed to calculate relative mean ... Abstract 3013: Cerebral Perfusion Parameter Differences in Clinically Relevant Categories of Carotid Stenosis/Occlusion.. Nancy ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/43/Suppl_1/A3013
*  Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients Undergoing Carotid Endarterectomy or Carotid Artery Stent Placement | Stroke
... was either carotid artery stenosis with stroke (433.11) or, if there was carotid artery stenosis without stroke (433.10), with ... Beneficial effect of carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic patients with high-grade carotid stenosis. NEJM. 1991;325:445-53. ... Efficacy of carotid endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid stenosis. The Veterans Affairs Cooperative Study Group. N Engl J ... Executive Committee for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study. Endarterectomy for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/45/2/595
*  Perioperative Monitoring in Carotid Surgery: Methods, Limits, and Results, Long-Term Results in Carotid Surgery - Svante Horsch...
The efficacy of surgical treatment in also reducing stroke rates in the case of a symptomatic carotid stenosis was proven in ... Perioperative monitoring of neurological function, particularly the monitoring during carotid surgery, are the aspects ... The efficiency of carotid surgery on an asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis and its superiority to conservative treatment was ... The efficiency of carotid surgery on an asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis and its superiority to conservative treatment was ...
  http://www.foyles.co.uk/witem/medical-veterinary/perioperative-monitoring-in-carotid,svante-horsch-9783798510746
*  Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients Undergoing Carotid Endarterectomy or Carotid Artery Stent Placement | Stroke
carotid stenosis. *carotid stent. *endarterectomy, carotid. *postoperative myocardial infarction. *Received October 2, 2013. ... Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in Patients Undergoing Carotid Endarterectomy or Carotid Artery Stent Placement. Amir ... We performed this study to identify the frequency of NSTEMI and impact on outcomes related to carotid endarterectomy or carotid ... Conclusions-Our results contradict the notion that NSTEMI is a relatively benign entity after carotid endarterectomy or carotid ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/early/2013/12/19/STROKEAHA.113.003728
*  Variation in surgical and anaesthetic technique and associations with operative risk in the European carotid surgery trial:...
... we studied the variation in use of these techniques by surgeon and by country in the European Carotid Surgery Trial (ECST). ... are used in association with carotid endarterectomy. However, the balance of risks and benefits of these techniques is ... Aged, Anesthesia, Carotid Artery, Common, Carotid Stenosis, Electrocardiography, Endarterectomy, Carotid, Europe, Female, ... Variation in surgical and anaesthetic technique and associations with operative risk in the European carotid surgery trial: ...
  https://www.neuroscience.ox.ac.uk/publications/119262
*  Local haemodynamic changes during carotid endarterectomy - the influence on cerebral oxygenation
1. Carotid Artery Stenosis: Surgical Aspects. Open this publication in new window or tab ,,Carotid Artery Stenosis: Surgical ... Surgery, carotid endarterectomy, carotid artery stenosis, carotid clamping, cerebral ischaemia, Kirurgi Identifiers. urn:nbn:se ... in stroke prevention for patients with severe carotid artery stenosis as compared to best medical treatment. Results in routine ... High internal carotid artery flow before clamping and low stump pressure was associated with decreased oxygenation after ...
  http://uu.diva-portal.org/smash/record.jsf?pid=diva2:168266
*  Abstract 4419: Improvement of Neurocognitive Function After Carotid Artery Stenting in Patients With Chronic Internal Carotid...
Function After Carotid Artery Stenting in Patients With Chronic Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion or Critical Stenosis. Mao- ... Function After Carotid Artery Stenting in Patients With Chronic Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion or Critical Stenosis ... Function After Carotid Artery Stenting in Patients With Chronic Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion or Critical Stenosis ... Function After Carotid Artery Stenting in Patients With Chronic Internal Carotid Artery Occlusion or Critical Stenosis ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/120/Suppl_18/S955.1
*  Carotid Stenosis Tool Explanation
... leukoaraiosis7 and in patients with stenosis of the distal internal carotid artery in addition to carotid bifurcation stenosis. ... Randomised trial of endarterectomy for recently symptomatic carotid stenosis: Final results of the MRC European Carotid Surgery ... Endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis in relation to clinical subgroups and the timing of surgery. Lancet 2004; 363: ... Rothwell PM, Gibson RJ, Slattery J, Sellar RJ, Warlow CP: Equivalence of measurements of carotid stenosis: A comparison of ...
  https://www.ndcn.ox.ac.uk/divisions/cpsd/carotid-stenosis-tool/carotid-stenosis-tool-explanation
*  Prognostic value and reproducibility of measurements of carotid stenosis. A comparison of three methods on 1001 angiograms....
METHODS: The method of measurement of carotid stenosis used in the European Carotid Surgery Trial (ECST), that used in the ... Carotid stenosis was measured by two observers working independently, using all three methods, on the angiographic view that ... The CC method of measurement should be adopted as the standard method of measuring the degree of carotid stenosis on angiograms ... This standard method should be selected on the bases of its ability to predict risk of ipsilateral carotid distribution ...
  https://www.rdm.ox.ac.uk/publications/244495
*  Fatigue Carotid stenosis - Neurology - MedHelp
Fatigue Carotid stenosis Chris511 History of progressive fatigue for past 5 years, now so bad that I returned to my physician. ... Fatigue Carotid stenosis History of progressive fatigue for past 5 years, now so bad that I returned to my physician. I was ... CT angiography show stenosis. So, here's the question. Can the level of fatigue I am experiencing be due to the carotid ... CT angiography show stenosis. So, here's the question. Can the level of fatigue I am experiencing be due to the carotid ...
  https://www.medhelp.org/posts/Neurology/Fatigue-Carotid-stenosis-/show/587001
*  carotid stenosis and headache - Neurology - MedHelp
carotid stenosis and headache luckyfivetimes in April 2006 I developed a migrainlike headache. A catscan was done and the ... carotid stenosis and headache. in April 2006 I developed a migrainlike headache. A catscan was done and the diagnosis was a ... one lasting a week prompted me to seek attention thus the stenosis was diagnosed.I am starting to wonder if the panic episodes ... one lasting a week prompted me to seek attention thus the stenosis was diagnosed.I am starting to wonder if the panic episodes ...
  https://www.medhelp.org/posts/Neurology/carotid-stenosis-and-headache/show/11971
*  Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis: An Obsolete Classification?
... carotid stenosis.. 2. Pathophysiology of Carotid Stenosis. In most cases, carotid stenosis is the result of atherosclerotic ... carotid stenosis and decisions on the degree of carotid stenosis alone could therefore be misleading. Carotid disease should be ... Hence, 93 patients (58.9%) had an "asymptomatic" carotid stenosis despite suggested acute stroke from carotid stenosis. ... for high-grade stenosis (,70% distal degree of stenosis) and about 7% for moderate stenosis. Carotid occlusions were found to ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/srt/2012/340798/
*  carotid stenosis | Circulation Research
Suzanne M. Eken, Hong Jin, Ekaterina Chernogubova, Yuhuang Li, Nancy Simon, Changyan Sun, Greg Korzunowicz, Albert Busch, Alexandra Bäcklund, Cecilia Österholm, Anton Razuvaev, Thomas Renné, Hans Henning Eckstein, Jaroslav Pelisek, Per Eriksson, María González Díez, Ljubica Perisic Matic, Isabel N. Schellinger, Uwe Raaz, Nicholas J. Leeper, Göran K. Hansson, Gabrielle Paulsson-Berne, Ulf Hedin and Lars Maegdefessel ...
  http://circres.ahajournals.org/keyword/carotid-stenosis
*  Most Carotid Stenosis Cases Treatable with Medical Therapy | Medpage Today
Treating carotid stenosis with intensive medical therapy may eliminate the need for either angioplasty or endarterectomy, a new ... Most Carotid Stenosis Cases Treatable with Medical Therapy. Treating carotid stenosis with intensive medical therapy may ... Treating carotid stenosis with intensive medical therapy may eliminate the need for either angioplasty or endarterectomy, a new ... Explain to interested patients that asymptomatic carotid stenosis refers to blockages of the main artery serving the brain that ...
  https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/strokes/17524
*  Surgical and Endovascular Treatment of Extracranial Carotid Stenosis (27.10.2017)
The available methods of preventing carotid-associated stroke are optimal medical therapy, carotid endarterectomy (CEA), and... ... Arteriosclerotic lesions of the extracranial portion of the carotid artery are the cause of 10 20% of all ischemic strokes. ... asymptomatic stenosis, 50 69% stenosis, and contralateral carotid occlusion (for CEA only). ... Carotid Stenosis Trialist Collaboration [Table 2], only for symptomatic stenosis) (26, 27) has shown that CEA is associated ...
  https://www.aerzteblatt.de/int/archive/article/194103
*  Long-term Risks Lower for Surgical Treatment of Carotid Stenosis | Medpage Today
Carotid endarterectomy was more effective than balloon angioplasty at preventing restenosis and showed a trend toward reducing ... atherosclerotic stenosis) is a major cause of transient ischemic attack and stroke. Carotid stenosis can be treated with ... Endarterectomy remains the treatment of choice for carotid stenosis among patients who can tolerate it, and a recent meta- ... Source Reference: Rothwell, PM "Poor outcomes after endovascular treatment of symptomatic carotid stenosis: Time for a ...
  https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/strokes/15731
*  Revacept in Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis (Revacept/CS/02) - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Revacept in Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis (Revacept/CS/02). Official Title ICMJE Revacept, an Inhibitor of Platelet Adhesion in ... Revacept in Symptomatic Carotid Stenosis (Revacept/CS/02) (Revacept/CS/02). This study is currently recruiting participants. ... Extracranial carotid artery stenosis (diagnosed by vascular duplex ultrasound peak flow or angiography) ... Asymptomatic embolization predicts stroke and TIA risk in patients with carotid artery stenosis. Stroke. 1999 Jul;30(7):1440-3. ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01645306?term=Atherosclerosis&lup_s=11%2F01%2F2013&lup_d=14&show_rss=Y&sel_rss=mod14