Carotid artery stenting compared with endarterectomy in patients with symptomatic carotid stenosis (International Carotid Stenting Study): an interim analysis of a randomised controlled trial
Joerg Ederle, Joanna Dobson, Roland L Featherstone, Leo H Bonati, H Bart van der Worp, Gert J de Borst, T Hauw Lo, Peter Gaines, Paul J Dorman, Sumaira Macdonald, Philippe A Lyrer, Johanna M Hendriks, Charles McCollum, Paul J Nederkoorn, Martin M Brown, A Algra, J Bamford, J Beard, M Bland, AW Bradbury Show all
The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2010
Awarded by Swiss National Science Foundation
PG holds a research grant from Gore Medical and has a consultant and proctorship agreement with Boston Scientific. SM holds consultancy agreements with CR Bard and WL Gore. All other authors have no relevant conflicts of interest to declare.This study was funded by grants from the Medical Research Council, the Stroke Association, Sanofi-Synthelabo, and the European Union. MMB's Chair in Stroke Medicine is supported by the Reta Lila Weston Trust for Medical Research. JE and RLF are supported by a grant from Medical Research Council. LHB was supported by grants from the Swiss National Science Foundation (PBBSB-116873) and the University of Basel. This work was undertaken at University College London Hospital/University College London, which received a proportion of funding from the Department of Health's National Institute for Health Research Biomedical Research Centres funding scheme.