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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Eckstein, HH; Kuhnl, A; Wendorff, H; Rehbock, J; Dirrigl, A 
Title:
Sex differences in operative and endovascular treatment of carotid stenoses 
Abstract:
Background. About 20% of all ischaemic strokes develop against the backdrop of extracranial macroangiopathy. Men are more frequently affected than women and are an average of 5-10 years younger. Morbidity and mortality are higher in women, however. This paper deals with the question of sex specificity in the surgical and endovascular treatment of extracranial carotid stenoses. Materials and methods. After a Medline search all prospective randomized studies (CEA vs conservative treatment, CEA vs...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
GEFASSCHIRURGIE 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
12 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
413-+ 
Language:
de 
Print-ISSN:
0948-7034 
TUM Institution:
chirurgie