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Carotid Artery Stenosis is a narrowing or constriction of the inner surface (lumen) of the carotid artery, usually caused by atherosclerosis .
Study: Age and gender affects prevalence of certain peripheral vascular diseases

Study: Age and gender affects prevalence of certain peripheral vascular diseases

Arterial imaging with 3-D MRI could help to determine stroke risk among diabetics

Arterial imaging with 3-D MRI could help to determine stroke risk among diabetics

Re-Inflating balloon after carotid stenting appears to double risk of stroke and death

Re-Inflating balloon after carotid stenting appears to double risk of stroke and death

NYU Langone Medical Center researchers find that air pollution may pose significant stroke risk

NYU Langone Medical Center researchers find that air pollution may pose significant stroke risk

Consuming alcohol several times a week 'ups' risk of stroke mortality

Consuming alcohol several times a week 'ups' risk of stroke mortality

Advances in cardiovascular sciences to be discussed at University of Leicester

Advances in cardiovascular sciences to be discussed at University of Leicester

Binge drinking increases atherosclerotic progression, stroke mortality risk in men

Binge drinking increases atherosclerotic progression, stroke mortality risk in men

Recanalization of extracranial internal carotid artery occlusion: A retrospective study

Recanalization of extracranial internal carotid artery occlusion: A retrospective study

Ocular pulse amplitude reliable, safe screening test for carotid artery stenosis

Ocular pulse amplitude reliable, safe screening test for carotid artery stenosis

Emboshield Pro safer in patients ineligible for standard surgical treatment of CAD

Emboshield Pro safer in patients ineligible for standard surgical treatment of CAD

NYU Langone cardiovascular experts present new research findings at AHA 2011

NYU Langone cardiovascular experts present new research findings at AHA 2011

CAS after prior revascularization safe, effective for carotid artery stenosis patients

CAS after prior revascularization safe, effective for carotid artery stenosis patients

CAS is an economically attractive alternative to endarterectomy for stroke patients

CAS is an economically attractive alternative to endarterectomy for stroke patients

Study finds carotid artery stenting has higher risk of stroke and death than carotid endarterectomy

Study finds carotid artery stenting has higher risk of stroke and death than carotid endarterectomy

New analysis of stenting vs. endarterectomy for carotid occlusive disease

New analysis of stenting vs. endarterectomy for carotid occlusive disease

FiberNet EPS has 97.5% success rate in patients undergoing CAS: EPIC study

FiberNet EPS has 97.5% success rate in patients undergoing CAS: EPIC study

Carotid and cardiac procedures result in higher incidence of post-operative strokes

Carotid and cardiac procedures result in higher incidence of post-operative strokes

Women and minorities under-represented in trials

Women and minorities under-represented in trials

Latest glaucoma research

Latest glaucoma research

Carotid stenting shows long-term benefit as alternative to surgery

Carotid stenting shows long-term benefit as alternative to surgery