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Carotid Artery

Gender and Health

Edited by Rita Rezzani

University of Brescia


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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Carotid ArteryGender and HealthEdited by Rita Rezzani

Published: September 18th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.73939

ISBN: 978-1-83962-189-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-981-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-190-1

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Anatomical Anomalies of Carotid-Vertebral Arteries in Patients with Dizziness and Impaired Hearing

By Jurek Olszewski and Piotr Niewiadomski


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2. Carotid Artery Stenting in High-Risk Patients for Stenting

By Mohamed Khaled Elewa


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3. Diagnostic Imaging of Carotid Artery

By Lachezar Manchev


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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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