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Safety and efficacy of carotid stenting in individuals with concomitant severe carotid and aortic stenosis

EuroIntervention 2010;6:492-497 - DOI10.4244/EIJV6I4A82.

1. Department of Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; 2. Cardiovascular Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA; 3. Departments of Cardiology, VA Boston Healthcare System and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

Aims: Carotid artery stenting (CAS) prior to open-heart surgery may be a useful approach to minimise the risk of neurologic events in patients undergoing aortic valve replacement (AVR).

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