In This SectionTexas Health Research & Education Institute
Disease or Condition
Heart / Stent
Registry of patients that received carotid stent supported angioplasty (Heart / Stent)
This study is to estimate 30-day MAE rates of stenting (death, stroke, MI) with distal protection in the treatment of obstructive carotid artery disease in high-surgical risk patients with atherosclerotic disease of the carotid artery.
High surgical risk patients to be treated consistent with IFU labeling.
The patient oe legally authorized representative has signed a written informed consent and HIPPA authorization, prior to the procedure, using a form that is approved by the Institutional Review Board or Medical Ethics Committee.
Patients not treated per the IFU.
Patients who are contraindicated per informed consent.