Screening for asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis

STUDY SELECTION: English language studies were selected to answer the following: Is there direct evidence that screening with ultrasound for asymptomatic CAS reduces strokes? What is the accuracy of ultrasound to detect CAS? Does intervention with CEA reduce morbidity or mortality? Does screening or...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Wolff, Tracy, Guirguis-Blake, Janelle (Author), Miller, Therese (Author), Gillespie, Michael (Author)
Corporate Author: United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Format: eBook
Published: Rockville (MD) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US) 2007, [2007]
Series:Evidence syntheses
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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  • Includes bibliographical references