Long-term prognosis after revascularization therapy in patients with atherothrombotic stroke.


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Uygunoglu U., Benbir G., Goksan B., Ince B.

Turkish neurosurgery, vol.23, no.4, pp.484-90, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.7617-12.0
  • Journal Name: Turkish neurosurgery
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.484-90
  • Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

AIM: Many guidelines recommend carotid endarterectomy (CEA) in symptomatic patients with carotid stenosis of greater than 70%, and carotid artery stenting (CAS) as an alternative to CEA. In our study, we evaluated the clinical characteristics of patients who underwent revascularizaton therapy.