Stroke Risk and Carotid Endarterectomy
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Please answer the following questions:
|How much carotid stenosis do you have?||Have you had symptoms (TIA or mild stroke)?|
70% or more
Less than 50%
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Other Works Consulted
- Kernan WN, et al. (2014). Guidelines for the prevention of stroke in patients with stroke and transient ischemic attack: A guideline for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Stroke, 45(7): 2160–2236. DOI: 10.1161/STR.0000000000000024. Accessed July 22, 2014.
Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Karin M. Lindholm, DO - Neurology
Current as ofFebruary 20, 2015
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