Quality of life after carotid endarterectomy: a review of the literature
作者: Mariusz ChabowskiAnna GrzebienAgnieszka ZiomekKarolina DorobiszMichał LeśniakDariusz Janczak
作者单位: 1Wroclaw Medical University
24th Military Teaching Hospital
3Voivodship Specialist Hospital in Wroclaw
刊名: Acta Neurologica Belgica, 2017, Vol.117 (4), pp.829-835
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s13760-017-0811-x
关键词: StrokeEndarterectomyQuality of lifeStroke outcomeCarotid artery stenosisOlder patients
原始语种摘要: Strokes are one of the leading causes of death, morbidity, and disability worldwide, mainly among elderly people. It is also the third most common cause of years of life being lost, indicating a high risk of premature mortality. Revascularisation with endarterectomy (CEA) is effective in reducing the risk of death and strokes in patients with carotid artery stenosis, but the effect of invasive treatment on quality of life (QoL) still needs attention. To shed more light on the patients’ perspective on this health condition, we carried out a review of the literature which aimed to analyze the level of health-related QoL among stroke survivors, with special attention to patients who had been treated with CEA. Strokes significantly reduce the level of QoL, which may subsequently be improved...
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  • endarterectomy 动脉内膜切除术
  • literature 文献
  • stroke 笔划
  • carotid 颈动脉
  • disability 回弹率
  • reduced 减缩的
  • stenosis 压缩
  • rehabilitation 重建
  • worldwide 世界的
  • artery 动脉