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Antiplatelet therapy in carotid artery stenting and carotid endarterectomy in the asymptomatic carotid surgery trial-2

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Strokes are infrequent but potentially serious complications following carotid intervention, but antiplatelet therapy can reduce these risks. There are currently no specific guidelines on dose or duration of periprocedural antiplatelet treatment for patients undergoing carotid intervention. Within the ongoing Asymptomatic Carotid Surgery Trial-2 (ACST-2), this study aimed at assessing the current use of antiplatelet therapy before, during, and after CEA and CAS in patien...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.ejvs.2015.11.002

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Huibers, A More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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Department:
Oxford, MSD, Public Health, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Clinical Trial Service Unit
De Borst, GJ More by this author
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Journal website
Volume:
51
Issue:
3
Pages:
336-342
Publication date:
2015-12-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-2165
ISSN:
1078-5884
URN:
uuid:f72a7bf4-aa5e-4356-8e02-ebb487a594bf
Source identifiers:
592540
Local pid:
pubs:592540

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