Multidetector Raw CT as a Single Tool in the Setting of Ischemic Stroke "COCASE"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Acute (< 1 week) ischemic stroke patient aged 18 to 90
- Informed consent obtained
- Presence of health insurance

Exclusion Criteria

- Pregnancy or absence of efficient contraceptive method
- Allergy
- Allergy to contrast material
- Asthma
- Renal failure (blood creatinine > 130 ┬Ámoles/l, creatinine clearance < 80 ml/mn according to Cockroft method)
- Myeloma
- Hyperthyroidism (uncontrolled)
- Difficulties to synchronize CT to heart rhythm
- Contra-indication to TEE or MRI
- Absence or retirement of informed consent
- Absence of health insurance