What is TCAR and how can it help people who have suffered from strokes?


Each year, more than half a million Americans suffer from strokes, so right now, we are talking about a special device that offers treatment and a faster recovery.

Dr. Edward Gifford from Hartford HealthCare’s Backus Hospital joined News 8 to tell us about transcarotid artery revascularization, or the TCAR procedure.

For more information, visit Hartford HealthCare’s webpage on the TCAR procedure.

Watch the video above for more.

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