Editor's Choice – Overview of Primary and Secondary Analyses From 20 Randomised Controlled Trials Comparing Carotid Artery Stenting With Carotid Endarterectomy

Volume: 58, Issue: 4, Pages: 479 - 493
Published: Oct 1, 2019
Abstract
The aim of this review was to carry out primary and secondary analyses of 20 randomised controlled trials (RCTs) comparing carotid endarterectomy (CEA) with carotid artery stenting (CAS).A systematic review and meta-analysis of data from 20 RCTs (126 publications) was carried out.Compared with CEA, the 30 day death/stroke rate was significantly higher after CAS in seven RCTs involving 3467 asymptomatic patients (odds ratio [OR] 1.64, 95%...
Paper Details
Title
Editor's Choice – Overview of Primary and Secondary Analyses From 20 Randomised Controlled Trials Comparing Carotid Artery Stenting With Carotid Endarterectomy
Published Date
Oct 1, 2019
Volume
58
Issue
4
Pages
479 - 493
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