Fast Assessment of Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack to Prevent Early Recurrence (FASTER)


Phase 2/3 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Current management of patients with TIA (transient ischemic attack) or minor stroke includes the prompt investigation and treatment in the days and weeks after the event. However, new evidence shows patients are at the highest risk of stroke in the first few days after the TIA, with 50% of strokes which happen in the three months following TIA occurring within 48-72 hours. To date, there is no evidence to guide...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 7 April 2008.

1 May 2003 27 Apr 2005 Unavailable 1 Feb 2007 1 Jun 2007 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double-Blind
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Endpoint: Safety/Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Factorial Assignment


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