endarterectomy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n endarterectomy surgical removal of the inner lining of an artery that is clogged with atherosclerosis
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Usage


In news:

C, for the ASA and Carotid Endarterectomy (ACE) Trial Collaborators.
1 which focused on the results of a secondary analysis of the Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy versus Stenting Trial (CREST).
Stent treatment for atherosclerotic carotid stenosis has become a potential alternative to endarterectomy.
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In science:

The European Carotid Surgery Trial on endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis showed substantial differences in the speed with which patients were entered in the trial based on the last symptomatic event.
Multi-center clinical trials: Randomization and ancillary statistics
Benefit from endarterectomy depended significantly on delay to surgery after the presenting event [Rothwell et al. (2004)].
Multi-center clinical trials: Randomization and ancillary statistics
Endarterectomy for symptomatic carotid stenosis in relation to clinical subgroups and timing of surgery.
Multi-center clinical trials: Randomization and ancillary statistics
Long-term results of Carotid Stenting versus Endarterectomy in high-risk patients.
The assessment and planning of non-inferiority trials for retention of effect hypotheses - towards a general approach
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