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Carotid Artery - Gender and Health

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Academic Editor

Rita Rezzani
Rita Rezzani

University of Brescia,
Italy

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Luigi Fabrizio Rodella
Luigi Fabrizio Rodella

University of Brescia,
Italy

Published18 September 2019

Doi10.5772/intechopen.73939

ISBN978-1-83962-189-5

Print ISBN978-1-78984-981-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-1-83962-190-1

Copyright year2019

Number of pages126

This book collects recent experimental and clinical studies on gender influence in carotid artery compliance in health and pathological states, discussing also the usefulness and appropriateness of specific and personal medical therapy. Additionally, it provides an overview of the growing importance of ongoing studies on the benefit and risk of gender-specific therapy.

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4. Flow Velocity in Common Carotid Artery

By A. Rahman Rasyada and Azran Azhim

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5. Do Women Have a Higher Risk of Adverse Events after Carotid Revascularization?

By Renato Casana, Chiara Malloggi, Valerio Stefano Tolva, Andrea Odero Jr, Richard Bulbulia, Alison Halliday, Vincenzo Silani and Gianfranco Parati

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6. Gender-Associated Biomarkers in Metabolic Syndrome

By Rosa Vona, Lucrezia Gambardella and Elisabetta Straface

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7. Carotid Intern Aneurysms

By Eduardo Waihrich, Bruno Parente, Paulo Gonçalves, Fabio Fernandes, Carlos Ontiveros, Camila Ribeiro and Elias Rabahi

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