Subscribe

Risk Model of Rothwell et al for Carotid Endarterectomy

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Rothwell et al developed a risk model for patients with significant stenosis of the internal carotid artery. This can help identify those patients who may benefit from having surgical intervention vs medical management. The authors are from the Radcliffe Infirmary, Oxford, and Western General Hospital, Edinburgh. The study was done by the European Carotid Surgery Trialists' Collaborative Group.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone