Carotid Plaque Assessment Using 18Fluorine (18F) -Sodium Fluoride Positron Emission Tomography (PET) /MR "CARTIS"


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Summary of Purpose

Carotid plaque can lead to ischemic stroke. Treatment of asymptomatic carotid plaque, based on degree stenosis, is still controversial. Beyond the degree of stenosis, the composition of the plaque could reflect the vulnerability and the risk of ipsilateral ischemic stroke. Identification of new predictive factor of ipsilateral ischemic stroke in patients with carotid plaque could help to screen high risk patients...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 8 January 2018.

15 Jan 2016 15 Dec 2015 12 Dec 2017 12 Dec 2017 1 Jan 2018 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics




Trial Design

  • Allocation: Non-Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Diagnostic
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment