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Primary carotid stenting
  1. David M Pelz1,
  2. Stephen P Lownie2
  1. 1 Department of Medical Imaging, Neuroradiology Section, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
  2. 2 Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, Western University, London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada
  1. Correspondence to Dr D M Pelz, Department of Neuroradiology, University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Centre, 339 Windermere Road, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5A5; pelz{at}

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We congratulate Ogata et al 1 on their efforts to reduce the risks associated with carotid stenting by eliminating post-stent angioplasty whenever possible. They may be …

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  • Contributors DMP and SL both contributed to this letter.

  • Competing interests None.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; not externally peer reviewed.

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