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Intracranial stenting in arterial occlusive disease.
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PMID:  21691990     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Process    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The results of endovascular treatment of symptomatic intracranial arteriosclerotic stenosis with stenosis grades exceeding 70% show a mortality rate of 2% and severe morbidity of 8.3%. This justifies treatment being performed by experienced interventionalists only in selected cases, if the prospective outcome of pharmacotherapy alone indicates a higher risk (i.e., symptomatic stenosis, severe perfusion disturbances).
Authors:
Bernd Turowski
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Acta neurochirurgica. Supplement     Volume:  112     ISSN:  0065-1419     ISO Abbreviation:  Acta Neurochir. Suppl.     Publication Date:  2011  
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Created Date:  2011-06-21     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100962752     Medline TA:  Acta Neurochir Suppl     Country:  Austria    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  67-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Neurosurgery, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstraße 5, Düsseldorf, Germany. bernd.turowski@uni-duesseldorf.de
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