Explore the latest in carotid and intracranial artery disease from The JAMA Network, including recent advances in screening, diagnosis, and management.
This population epidemiology study uses Medicare administrative data to describe national trends in performance and outcomes of carotid endarterectomy and carotid artery stenting from 1999 to 2014 among fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 years or older.
This study examines the prevalence of intracranial aneurysm in women diagnosed with fibromuscular dysplasia.
This study examines whether large perivascular spaces visible on magnetic resonance imaging are associated with progression of the established magnetic resonance imaging markers of small vessel disease, cognitive decline, and increased risk of dementia.
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines the associations of the peripheral and cerebral forms of microvascular dysfunction with late-life depression.
A woman in her 50s was referred to genetic consultation owing to mitochondrial myopathy or cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy suspicion based on brain magnetic resonance imaging and was diagnosed as having myotonic dystrophy type 1.
This database study examines evidence of provider-induced demand in the management of carotid artery stenosis.
This case report shows imaging of cortical microbleeds in cerebral amyloid angiopathy over a 5-year period.
This study delineates the perioperative and long-term outcomes after carotid endarterectomy in dialysis-dependent patients in a large national database.
This cross-sectional study investigates whether a composite score can be developed to capture the total brain magnetic resonance imaging burden of small vessel disease in cerebral amyloid angiopathy.
This narrative review summarizes current flow diversion stent technologies for managing large or wide-necked cerebral aneurysms not amenable to standard procedures, and evidence supporting their use.
This population-based, case-control study using data from the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database explores the association between sudden sensorineural hearing loss and vertebrobasilar insufficiency in cases and controls propensity score matched on age and sex.
This study examines why asymptomatic patients who are 65 years and older and undergo revascularization receive initial carotid imaging.
This observational study examines factors affecting 8-year mortality in elderly patients with cerebral small vessel disease.
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