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Carotid Artery Disease

From Bench to Bedside and Beyond

This book will bring out the state of art of carotid stenosis in the basic and clinical approaches for better understanding of the mechanisms and useful therapies for these disease. We hope that would be a new current trend understanding new aspects regarding this scientific problematic involving not only anatomical, functional but also clinical questions.

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Carotid Artery DiseaseFrom Bench to Bedside and BeyondEdited by Rita Rezzani

Published: January 22nd 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57002

ISBN: 978-953-51-1214-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7189-8

Copyright year: 2014

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17041 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

6 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Evaluation and Treatment of Carotid Artery Stenosis

By Lindsay Gates and Jeffrey Indes


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2. Tissue Characterization of Carotid Plaques

By Masanori Kawasaki, Shinichi Yoshimura and Kiyofumi Yamada


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3. Carotid Artery – Pathology, Plaque Structure – Relationship between Histological Assessment, Color Doppler Ultrasonography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging – Dolichoarteriopathies – Barorreceptors

By Ricardo Luis Beigelman, Andrés María Izaguirre, Francisco Azzato and José Milei


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4. Carotid Plaque Morphology: Plaque Instability and Correlation with Development of Ischaemic Neurological Events

By Reza Mofidi and Barnabas Rigden Green


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5. Update on Carotid Revascularization: Evidence from Large Clinical Trials

By Hussien Heshmat Kassem, Foad Abd-Allah and Mohammad Wasay


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6. Oxidised Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Modification with Statin Therapy is Associated with Reduction in Carotid Stenosis

By Elias Skopelitis, Dimitrios Levisianou, Helen Lydataki and Sofoklis Kougialis


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7. Cerebral Protection in Carotid Angioplasty – Is There a Need? Advantages and Disadvantages of Each Type of Protection Device

By Antenor Tavares and José Guilherme Caldas


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8. Management of Atherosclerotic Carotid Artery Stenosis

By David J. Padalino and Eric M. Deshaies


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