Surgeon Case Volume and 30-Day Mortality After Carotid Endarterectomy for Medicare Beneficiaries | Journal Scan

Study Questions:

Since the 2005 National Coverage Determination to reimburse carotid artery stenting (CAS) for Medicare beneficiaries, what are trends in surgeons’ past-year carotid endarterectomy (CEA) case-volume and 30-day mortality after CEA?