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Michigan Medicine Resources
Brochures and Fact Sheets
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI): Atherosclerosis
Provides information on atherosclerosis, including information on carotid artery disease.
Society for Vascular Surgery: Carotid Artery Disease
Provides an overview of carotid artery disease including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and staying healthy.
Society for Vascular Surgery: Carotid Endarterectomy
Provides information on carotid endarterectomy including why it's done, how to prepare and what to expect after treatment.
Vascular Cures: Carotid Artery Disease
Information on carotid artery disease including symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Patient Support Organizations
This Information Guide may contain information and/or instructional materials developed by Michigan Medicine for the typical patient with your condition. It may include links to online content that was not created by Michigan Medicine and for which Michigan Medicine does not assume responsibility. It does not replace medical advice from your health care provider because your experience may differ from that of the typical patient. Talk to your health care provider if you have any questions about this document, your condition or your treatment plan.