Episode from the podcastSurgery 101

34. Neurosurgery: Carotid Stenosis

Released Friday, 11th March 2011
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In this episode, Dr Cian O'Kelly covers the topic of carotid stenosis.
After listening to this episode, learners should be able to:
    •    describe the symptoms which are associated with carotid stenosis
    •    describe the epidemiology of carotid stenosis and stroke
    •    discriminate between a stroke and a transient ischemic attack
    •    outline the management of patients with symptomatic and  asymptomatic carotid stenosis
    •    describe the medical and surgical management of patients with carotid stenosis

Running time: 14:42