What is the role of ECG in the diagnosis of atherosclerotic disease of the carotid artery?

Updated: Feb 21, 2019
  • Author: Jake F Hemingway, MD; Chief Editor: Vincent Lopez Rowe, MD  more...
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Evidence of prior MI and ischemic changes on electrocardiography (ECG) are important to identify. The most common cause of mortality after CEA is MI.


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