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 B Alexandrov, H J M Barnett, J Beard, P Bell, M Björck, D Blacker, C J Buckley, R P Cambria, A J Comerota, E Sander, A H Davies, H H Eckstein, G Fraedrich, P Gloviczki, G J Hankey, R E Harbaugh, E Heldenberg, S J Kittner & 20 others 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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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)85-89
Number of pages5
JournalInternational Angiology: a journal on angiology
Volume31
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012

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Abbott, A L ; Adelman, M A ; Alexandrov, A B ; Barnett, H J M ; Beard, J ; Bell, P ; Björck, M ; Blacker, D ; Buckley, C J ; Cambria, R P ; Comerota, A J ; Sander, E ; Davies, A H ; Eckstein, H H ; Fraedrich, G ; Gloviczki, P ; Hankey, G J ; Harbaugh, R E ; Heldenberg, E ; Kittner, S J ; Kleinig, T J ; Mikhailidis, D P ; Moore, W S ; Naylor, R ; Nicolaides, A ; Paraskevas, K I ; Pelz, D M ; Prichard, J W ; Purdie, G ; Ricco, J B ; Riles, T ; Rothwell, P ; Sandercock, P ; Sillesen, H ; Spence, J D ; Spinelli, F ; Tan, A ; Thapar, A ; Veith, F J ; Zhou, W. / Why the United States Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) should not extend reimbursement indications for carotid artery angioplasty/stenting. In: International Angiology: a journal on angiology. 2012 ; Vol. 31, No. 1. pp. 85-89.
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In: International Angiology: a journal on angiology, Vol. 31, No. 1, 02.2012, p. 85-89.

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