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Proximal protection in carotid artery stenting: rationale and recent findings


Interventional Cardio-Angiology Unit, Villa Maria Cecilia Hospital, Cotignola (RA), Italy

Carotid artery stenting (CAS) is a less invasive procedure for the treatment of extracranial bifurcation carotid artery stenosis, and might be an alternative to CEA in patients at high risk for peri-operative com

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