Surgical aspects of carotid endarterectomy

Indication, differential indication with CAS, complications – we know everything about the procedure except for the procedural details. So in our session today we talk about

  • cervical anatomy
  • surgical approach
  • anaesthesiological problems
  • surgical complications

of CEA, using the following resources:

  • Sobotta’s anatomy atlas
  • a video on youtube of about 10 mins showing the basic steps
  • the relevant chapter of Hobson’s Vascular surgery

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