The extra-intracranial bypass for treatment of carotid artery occlusion and cerebral hemodynamic insufficiency in the elderly – perioperative risks and outcome

N. Sandow & P. Vajkoczy
Objective: Patients with chronic atherosclerotic vessel occlusion and cerebrovascular hemodynamic insufficiency may benefit from extra-intracranial (EC-IC) bypass surgery. The selection of patients is primarily based on angiographic and functional CBF criteria. Traditionally, an age of 70 served as [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]