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Function and Surgery of the Carotid and Vertebral Arteries
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Function and Surgery of the Carotid and Vertebral Arteries

Publication Year: 2013
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Berguer, Ramon
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
ISBN: 978-1-451-19258-2
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87
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More than a procedural guide, the text represents a guide to decision-making—highlighting individual anatomy, patient screening, selection of procedure, surgical technique, avoidance of pitfalls, and management of potential complications.

* Patient-centered approach highlights patient outcomes in the choice of surgical options.
* Detailed descriptions of vascular anatomy, including anatomic variations, help tailor surgical approaches to each patient.
* Procedural information weighs the pros and cons of open surgery, such as carotid endarterectomy (CEA), versus carotid angioplasty and stents (CAS)
* Comparisons of open and intravascular procedures help readers make informed therapeutic choices for each patient.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Berguer, Ramon
  • ISBN: 978-1-451-19258-2
  • Specialty:
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st Ed.
  • Pages: 160
  • Illustrations: 160
  • Year: 2013
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87

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