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Table 4 Recent series reporting perioperative outcome for carotid endarterectomy in elderly patients

From: High-grade symptomatic and asymptomatic carotid stenosis in the very elderly. A challenge for proponents of carotid angioplasty and stenting

Author Patients ≥ 80 yrs Patients < 80 yrs
  Stroke, n(%) Death, n (%) Stroke,(n %) Death, n(%)
Schultz 23 1/116(0.9) 1/95(1) 1/105 (0.9) 2/90 (2.2)
Treiman 24 4/183 (2.2) 3/146(2) 47/1487(3.2) 12/1176(1)
Perler 25 13/1036(1.2) 14/1036(1.3) 153/8882(1.7) 76/8882(0.8)
Maxwell 26 7/218 (3.2) 2/187 (1) 62/2180(1.4) 31/1783(1.7)
Oszvath 27 1/125 (0.8) 0 33/3932 (0.8) 0
Rockman 28 3/161 (1.9) 0 17/537 (3.2) 2/537 (0.4)
Miller 29 4/360(1.1) 7/360(1.9) 14/1857(0.8) 15/1857(0.8)
Total 33/2199(1.5) 27/2110(1.3) 327/18980(1.7) 138/18257(0.7)