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Latest Common carotid artery Stories

2014-03-03 23:00:09

Noninvasive imaging of carotid artery plaque with MRI can accurately predict future cardiovascular events like strokes and heart attacks in people without a history of cardiovascular disease,

2014-02-05 08:30:48

Acclaimed Embolic Protection System Expands to Treat Carotid Artery Disease BOSTON, Feb.

2013-09-04 11:43:41

Removing one of the tiniest organs in the body has shown to provide effective treatment for high blood pressure.

How Owls Turn Their Heads 020113
2013-02-01 11:10:08

A team of medical illustrators and neurological imaging experts has finally discovered how owls can almost fully rotate their heads without damaging the delicate blood vessels in their neck.

2012-03-27 01:00:07

Researchers at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and a multicenter team of investigators have found that carotid artery stenting (CAS) is safe and effective in patients age 70 and older.

2011-11-14 22:34:59

A new study shows that carotid artery stenting (CAS) following prior same-side carotid artery revascularization is safe, effective and results in lower incidences of in-hospital death, stroke and heart attack compared to first-time CAS for carotid artery stenosis.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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