Carotid atherosclerosis and patient participation

12:17 EDT 6 Aug 2013 | British Medical Journal

A clinical review this week looks at the diagnosis and treatment of carotid atherosclerosis, including when to screen and the threshold for intervention. Alun Davies, professor of vascular surgery at Imperial College London, also answers how useful or harmful screening offered commercially is. Also this week, the BMJ’s editorial board met to...

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