Structural Stability of Carotid Plaque and Symptomatology

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy for established clinical criteria
- Age > 18 years
- Male or Female
- English speaking
- Patients must sign written informed consent form

Exclusion Criteria

- Previous history of carotid artery surgery (endovascular or open)
- Previous cervical radiation
- Patients not felt be suitable for carotid endarterectomy
- Patients with impaired consent capacity
- Prisoner status