Pre- and Post-stenting Cerebral Blood Flow Velocities in Patients with Carotid Artery Stenosis.

Akkaya E., Nazliel B., Caglayan Batur H. Z. , Ilgit E., Onal B., Akkan K., ...More

Neurology India, vol.69, no.6, pp.1711-1715, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/0028-3886.333439
  • Journal Name: Neurology India
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.1711-1715
  • Keywords: Carotid artery stenosis, cerebral blood flow, middle cerebral artery, stents, transcranial Doppler ultrasonography, HEMODYNAMIC-CHANGES, TRANSCRANIAL DOPPLER, ENDARTERECTOMY, ANGIOPLASTY, HYPERPERFUSION


Purpose: This study evaluated the hemodynamic effects of carotid artery stenting (CAS) on cerebral blood flow velocity (CBFV) in patients with carotid artery stenosis, before, 3 d, and 3 months after the procedure using transcranial Doppler ultrasound (TCD).