Tag: carotid endarterectomy

Perioperative outcomes of carotid endarterectomy not improved on dual versus single...

At the time of carotid endarterectomy (CEA), surgeons should consider single antiplatelet therapy (SAPT) rather than dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT). This is the conclusion...

Vascular News 94 – June 2022 US Edition

In this issue: Community-focused approach required to tackle global issue of unnecessary amputations Perioperative outcomes of carotid endarterectomy not improved on dual versus single...

Vascular News 94 – June 2022 OUS Edition

In this issue: Community-focused approach required to tackle global issue of unnecessary amputations Perioperative outcomes of carotid endarterectomy not improved on dual versus single...

Silk Road Medical announces FDA approval of expanded indications for the...

Silk Road Medical recently announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved expanded indications for the company's Enroute stent to include patients...

Vascular News – CX Special Edition 2022 US

In this issue: What to expect from CX 2022 A year in profiles: Ali AbuRahma, Michael Jenkins, Joseph Bavaria, and Palma Shaw Vascular News debuts a...

Vascular News – CX Special Edition 2022 OUS

In this issue: What to expect from CX 2022 A year in profiles: Ali AbuRahma, Michael Jenkins, Joseph Bavaria, and Palma Shaw Vascular News...

Randomised trial suggests carotid endarterectomy does not affect dementia risk

Carotid endarterectomy (CEA) does not appear to either reduce or increase the risk of dementia, despite it having been shown to reduce stroke risk....

InspireMD announces the inclusion of its CGuard carotid stent in CREST-2...

InspireMD has announced that its CGuard embolic prevention stent system (EPS) will be included as a device option for stenting in CREST-2 (Carotid revascularisation...
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Expedited carotid artery surgery after index event “probably safer” than expedited...

A systematic review and meta-analysis of 71 studies suggests that, at present, carotid endarterectomy (CEA) is safer than carotid artery stenting (CAS) when performed...
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Cost-effectiveness of TCAR versus carotid endarterectomy addressed in new study

A cost-effectiveness model based on peer-reviewed sources suggests that although five-year costs for transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR; Silk Road Medical) were higher than those for...
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Women face increased risk of stroke and readmission after carotid interventions

A recent study has pointed to an increased risk of stroke in both asymptomatic and symptomatic female patients, as well as readmission in asymptomatic...
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TCAR may be associated with favourable outcomes for treatment of restenotic...

Transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR; Silk Road Medical) may be associated with favourable in-hospital outcomes for the treatment of restenotic carotid lesions after carotid endarterectomy...

Five-year ACST-2 results: Carotid artery surgery and stenting have similar long-term...

Carotid artery surgery and stenting have comparable long-term effects on fatal or disabling stroke in asymptomatic patients with severe carotid artery stenosis. That is...

First ever analysis of TCAR in standard surgical risk patients demonstrates...

Silk Road Medical has announced positive results from an independent analysis of standard surgical risk patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy (CEA) and transcarotid artery revascularisation...

Higher risk of periprocedural hazards for patients undergoing carotid interventions after...

A systematic review and meta-analysis has demonstrated that patients undergoing carotid interventions after thrombolysis have a higher risk of periprocedural hazards, compared with those...

SVS releases updated clinical practice guidelines on extracranial cerebrovascular disease

The Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) has released updated clinical practice guidelines accompanied by an implementation document on the management of patients with extracranial...
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TCAR associated with “promising early and late outcomes”, pooled data suggest

A systematic review and meta-analysis has found that transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) is associated with “promising early and late outcomes” in patients with internal...

TCAR a “phenomenal alternative” to carotid endarterectomy for high-risk patients

Keith Calligaro (Philadelphia, USA) interviews Vikram Kashyap (Cleveland, USA) for VEITHtv at VEITHsymposium 2019 (19–23 November, New York, USA) about whether transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) might replace carotid...

TCAR “combines best of both worlds” but carotid endarterectomy “remains the...

Ali AbuRahma (Charleston, USA) moderates a panel for VEITHtv where he is joined by Mahmoud Malas (San Diego, USA) and Enrico Ascher (New York, USA), to...

Favorable outcomes with TCAR versus carotid endarterectomy in patients with carotid...

Silk Road Medical announced the presentation of real-world data for the treatment of patients with carotid artery disease at risk for stroke at the...

Protamine use found to significantly reduce reoperations for patients who undergo...

Reoperations for bleeding are cut in half among patients who receive protamine during carotid endarterectomy, a new study has found. That was the main...

Ultrasound surveillance following carotid endarterectomy “costly and unlikely to improve outcomes”

According to a recent study, ultrasound surveillance following carotid endarterectomy is “costly and unlikely to improve outcomes or affect management,” even if over 80%...

Similar in-hospital major outcomes of TCAR and carotid endarterectomy

Major adverse events in patients undergoing transcarotid artery revascularisation (TCAR) were similar to those receiving a carotid endarterectomy, a study has found, despite the...