Why the United States Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) should not extend reimbursement indications for carotid artery angioplasty/stenting

A. L. Abbott, M. A. Adelman, A. V. Alexandrov, H. J.M. Barnett, J. Beard, P. Bell, M. Björck, D. Blacker, C. J. Buckley, R. P. Cambria, A. J. Comerota, E. S. Connolly, A. H. Davies, H. H. Eckstein, R. Faruqi, G. Fraedrich, P. Gloviczki, G. J. Hankey, R. E. Harbaugh, E. HeldenbergS. J. Kittner, T. J. Kleinig, D. P. Mikhailidis, W. S. Moore, R. Naylor, A. Nicolaides, K. I. Paraskevas, D. M. Pelz, J. W. Prichard, G. Purdie, J. B. Ricco, T. Riles, P. Rothwell, P. Sandercock, H. Sillesen, J. D. Spence, F. Spinelli, A. Tan, A. Thapar, F. J. Veith, W. Zhou

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17 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)247-251
Number of pages5
JournalEuropean Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
Volume43
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Surgery
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Abbott, A. L., Adelman, M. A., Alexandrov, A. V., Barnett, H. J. M., Beard, J., Bell, P., Björck, M., Blacker, D., Buckley, C. J., Cambria, R. P., Comerota, A. J., Connolly, E. S., Davies, A. H., Eckstein, H. H., Faruqi, R., Fraedrich, G., Gloviczki, P., Hankey, G. J., Harbaugh, R. E., ... Zhou, W. (2012). Why the United States Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) should not extend reimbursement indications for carotid artery angioplasty/stenting. European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 43(3), 247-251. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejvs.2011.12.006