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Safety of carotid endarterectomy for symptomatic stenosis by age: meta-analysis with individual patient data

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There is uncertainty whether elderly patients with symptomatic carotid stenosis have higher rates of adverse events following carotid endarterectomy. In trials, recurrent stroke risk on medical therapy alone increased with age, whereas operative stroke risk was not related. Few octogenarians were included in trials and there has been no systematic analysis of all study types. We aimed to evaluate the safety of carotid endarterectomy in symptomatic elderly p...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1161/STROKEAHA.122.040819

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Research group:
Wolfson Centre for Prevention of Stroke and Dementia
Oxford college:
Lincoln College
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ORCID:
0000-0002-7105-7093
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Institution:
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Research group:
Department of Vascular Surgery
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ORCID:
0000-0003-3795-6762
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Institution:
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Research group:
Department of Vascular Surgery
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ORCID:
0000-0001-5022-7367
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Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-4891-3127
Publisher:
American Heart Association
Journal:
Stroke More from this journal
Volume:
54
Issue:
2
Pages:
457–467
Publication date:
2023-01-17
Acceptance date:
2022-12-06
DOI:
EISSN:
1524-4628
ISSN:
0039-2499
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1322621
Local pid:
pubs:1322621
Deposit date:
2023-01-18

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