Incidence and Risk Factors of Peri-operative Stroke in Non-cardiac,Non-neurosurgical Surgeries "POSIC"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Stroke is an important cause of perioperative morbidity and mortality, particularly in patients > 60 years. In cardiac, neurological and carotid surgery the incidence is known to be high (2.2-5.2%). However, little is known regarding perioperative stroke following other types of surgery including general, urological, orthopedic, thoracic and gynecological procedures. We therefore propose to undertake a...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 6 November 2013.

1 Mar 2012 23 Dec 2012 1 Mar 2014 1 Mar 2014 1 Nov 2013 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Observation: Cohort
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Probability Sample