Last updated on April 2019

Carotid Endarterectomy Versus Carotid Artery Stenting in Asymptomatic Patients

Brief description of study

The trial randomise patients with asymptomatic carotid artery narrowing in whom prompt physical intervention is thought to be needed, but there there is still substantial uncertainty shared by patient and doctor about whether surgery or stenting is the more appropriate choice.

The study is looking at immediate risks (within one month)and at long term benefits

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT00883402

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