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Use of endovascular clamping as neuroprotection during carotid stenting in the presence of a critical ipsilateral stenosis of the external carotid artery


Laboratory of Invasive Cardiology, Clinica Montevergine, Mercogliano, Italy

Aims: Proximal endovascular clamping (PEC) appears to be a safe and effective cerebral protection technique for carotid artery stenting (CAS). So far the presence of severe stenosis of the

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