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Author: Christopher P. Cannon, Jacqueline Saw, J. Emilio Exaire, David S. Lee, Jay S. Yadav
Editor: Jacqueline Saw, Jose Exaire, David S. Lee, Sanjay Yadav
Title: Handbook of Complex Percutaneous Carotid Intervention
Publisher: Humana Press
ISBN/ISSN: 9781597450027
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 234.00
Publication date: 01/01/2008
Content
Category: Medizin & Pharmazie
Language: English
Technical Data
Pages: 334
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF
Table of contents

This handbook supplements hands-on training in interventional cardiology with a specific focus on percutaneous intervention in patients with extracranial carotid artery stenosis. It carries reviews of landmark studies supporting carotid endarectomy and stenting and is a comprehensive guide to this exciting and burgeoning field.

Table of contents
DEDICATIONS6
PREFACE7
CONTENTS9
CONTRIBUTORS11
COMPANION CD12
CLINICAL EXPERIENCE13
Epidemiology and Significance of Carotid Artery Stenosis14
Medical Therapy for Carotid Artery Stenosis22
Carotid Endarterectomy43
Carotid Angioplasty and Stenting Trials56
Cerebrovascular Anatomy73
Noninvasive Imaging of the Carotid Artery91
Cerebrovascular Angiography107
Indications for Carotid Artery Stenting118
TECHNIQUES OF CAROTID AND VERTEBRAL ARTERY STENTING135
The Approach to Extracranial Carotid Artery Stenting136
Equipment for Extracranial Carotid Artery Stenting152
Emboli Protection Devices163
Complications of Carotid Artery Stenting178
The Approach to Intracranial Carotid Artery Intervention192
The Approach to Intracranial and Extracranial Vertebral Artery Stenting213
Endovascular Treatment of Acute Ischemic Stroke231
CHALLENGING CASE ILLUSTRATIONS AND PEARLS248
Case: Left Carotid Artery Stenting with a Challenging Type III Aortic Arch249
Case: Stenting of a Tortuous Left Internal Carotid Artery258
Case: Stenting of a Critical Internal Carotid Artery Stenosis With String Sign263
Case: Stenting of a Carotid Endarterectomy Patch Restenosis and Aneurysm272
Case: Carotid Stenting With Slow Flow and Distal Embolization280
Case: Acute Stroke Intervention With a Large Thrombotic Burden285
Case: Left Internal Carotid Artery Stenting in a Bovine Aortic Arch291
Case: Right Carotid Artery Stenting via Right Brachial Artery Approach301
Case: Ostial Innominate Artery Intervention313
INDEX325