21 oktober kl 13:00
Screening for asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis
A dissertation on ischemic stroke, the most common cause of handicap in adults and the third most common cause of death in Sweden. Internal carotid artery atherosclerosis is an important cause and accounts for 20% of ischemic strokes. Screening for carotid atherosclerosis has been debated over the past two decades.