Asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis: Risk stratification and management

Issam D. Moussa, Tatjana Rundek, J. P. Mohr

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This well-illustrated text reviews the current state of knowledge with regard to the various anatomic and physiologic methods available to identify asymptomatic patients who are at high risk to develop a future stroke. Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis is particularly targeted towards physicians involved in clinical decision making regarding revascularization of patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis. Furthermore, the editors and contributors’ hopes and objectives are to stimulate the medical community into subjecting these methodologies to rigorous prospective clinical trials to redefine standards of care for these patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAsymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis
Subtitle of host publicationA Primer on Risk Stratification and Management
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages221
ISBN (Electronic)9780203089859
ISBN (Print)9781841846132
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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