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Carotid Artery Stenosis
VIDEOS ON DEMAND: CAROTID ARTERY STENOSIS: Why stenting rates have not declined despite evidence from guidelines. Stenting rates for carotid-artery stenosis have not declined, despite evidence suggesting endarterectomy may be more effective, according to a study reported at the AAN Annual Meeting. In a discussion with Neurology Today Editor-in-chief Steven P. Ringel, MD, FAAN, of the University of Colorado, and Associate Editor Robert G. Holloway, MD, FAAN, of the University of Rochester, Larry B. Goldstein, MD, FAAN, FAHA, chair and professor of neurology at the University of Kentucky, suggests that each therapy should be compared with medical therapy, and that findings from CREST-2 should provide more information for clinical decision-making. Read more about the study: http://bit.ly/NT-StentingStenosis. Watch the video here: http://bit.ly/NTVOD-carotid.