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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

Submitted: September 12th 2013Reviewed: September 25th 2013Published: January 22nd 2014

DOI: 10.5772/57154

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Antenor Tavares and José Guilherme Caldas (January 22nd 2014). Cerebral Protection in Carotid Angioplasty – Is There a Need? Advantages and Disadvantages of Each Type of Protection Device, Carotid Artery Disease Rita Rezzani, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/57154. Available from:

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