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Risk Prediction Model of Conrad et al for Carotid Endarterectomy in a Patient with Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis

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Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology
Cardiology

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A patient with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis has a 2% annual carotid artery related risk of stroke if medically managed. Conrad et al developed a model to determine if a patient with asymptomatic carotid artery stenosis is likely to benefit from carotid endarterectomy (CEA). The authors are from the Massachusetts General Hospital.

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