The magnitude of benefit from early carotid endarterectomy (CAE) treatment in patients with asymptomatic carotid stenosis has waned over the last two decades, new research suggests. As a consequence, initial medical therapy may now be a more acceptable treatment strategy for patient management, according to a study published in JAMA Neurology. A US study comparing ...
Stroke prevention: have surgical procedures lost their edge in carotid stenosis?
By Mardi Chapman
4 Jun 2020