TITLE

Complications of cerebral angiography for patients with mild carotid territory ischaemia being considered for carotid endarterectomy

AUTHOR(S)
Hankey, G J; Warlow, C P; Molyneux, A J
PUB. DATE
July 1990
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Jul1990, Vol. 53 Issue 7, p542
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66097885

 

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