Is it Mandatory to Carry Out Completion Arteriography After Carotid Endarterectomy With Patch Angioplasty?


Conclusions: When performed by experienced surgeons, systematic intraoperative CA does not reduce the incidence of ipsilateral neurologic complications after CEP. Systematic intraoperative arteriography enables surgical trainees to obtain results as satisfactory as those of experienced surgeons. (Source: Annals of Vascular Surgery)