Predictors of return to work following carotid endarterectomy

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Authors

  • Ravinder Vohra
  • P A Coughlin
  • P McShane
  • M Bains
  • K A Laughlan
  • M J Gough
  • General Anaesthetic versus Local Anaesthetic for Carotid Endarterectomy (GALA) Trial Collaborators

Abstract

Carotid endarterectomy (CEA) is an important part of secondary prevention in selected patients following a transient ischaemic attack or stroke. A key marker of success, return to work following surgery, was assessed in a retrospective cohort study.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1111-4
Number of pages4
JournalBritish Journal of Surgery
Volume95
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2008

Keywords

  • Ischemic Attack, Transient, Questionnaires, Epidemiologic Methods, Humans, Stroke, Recovery of Function, Employment, Socioeconomic Factors, Carotid Stenosis, Endarterectomy, Carotid, Adult, Treatment Outcome, Middle Aged, Female, Male