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Uploaded on Jul 14, 2009
The role of carotid stenting in the treatment of carotid artery disease remains murky. A recent Society for Vascular Surgery® Clinical Practice guideline published in the Journal of Vascular Surgery® in August 2008 recommends against carotid stenting in all but the most limited situations: that is, the symptomatic patient with high grade stenosis and predicted high perioperative risk based primarily on surgical or anatomic complexity.