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  1. Apr 2020
    1. The role of carotid stenting for grade II or III internal carotid artery injuries remain controversial; current literature suggests stenting be reserved for symptomatic patients or markedly enlarging pseudoaneurysms.

      for symptomatic patients and markedly enlarging pseudoaneurysms, stenting is suggested

    2. Prompt revascularization of the internal carotid artery, using a temporary Pruitt-Inahara shunt, should be considered in patients arriving in profound shock.

      in profound shock, using Pruitt-Inahara shunt for revascularization of int carotid art is considered

    3. All carotid injuries should be repaired except in patients who present in coma with a delay in transport.

      comatose patient with transporting delay should not get carotid repair contrary to other carotid inj