Carotid Plaque Imaging in Acute Stroke "CAPIAS"


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  • Bayer-Karpinska A, Schwarz F, Wollenweber FA, Poppert H, Boeckh-Behrens T, Becker A, Clevert DA, Nikolaou K, Opherk C, Dichgans M, Saam T. The carotid plaque imaging in acute stroke (CAPIAS) study: protocol and initial baseline data. BMC Neurol. 2013 Dec 13;13:201. doi: 10.1186/1471-2377-13-201. Pubmed ID:24330333
  • Schwarz F, Bayer-Karpinska A, Poppert H, Buchholz M, Cyran C, Grimm J, Helck A, Nikolaou K, Opherk C, Dichgans M, Saam T. Serial carotid MRI identifies rupture of a vulnerable plaque resulting in amaurosis fugax. Neurology. 2013 Mar 19;80(12):1171-2. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e31828869ad. PubMed Pubmed ID:23509049

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