Journal «Angiology and Vascular Surgery» • 

2016 • VOLUME 22 • №1

Carotid endarterectomy and carotid stenting: a vascular surgeon’s point of view

Beloyartsev D.F.

Department of Vascular Surgery, Institute of Surgery named after A.V. Vishnevsky, Moscow, Russia

Presented in the article is a review of the literature related to comparing the outcomes of carotid endarterectomy and carotid stenting in treatment of atherosclerotic stenoses of the internal carotid artery. Special attention is paid to carefully considering the clinical situations wherein preference should be given to either method of intervention.

KEY WORDS: atherosclerosis, internal carotid artery stenosis, carotid endarterectomy, carotid stenting.

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