Norwegian Carotid Plaque Study "NOR-PLAQ"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

BACKGROUND: In 30-40% the cause of ischemic stroke remains undetermined. Most likely, this category hides an additional number of strokes caused by artery-to-artery embolisms due to unidentified atherosclerotic disease, or caused by cardioembolism. Both types are associated with a high risk of recurrent ischemic events and multiple cerebral infarctions. Large-artery atherosclerosis of the brain-supplying...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 30 August 2016.

1 May 2016 26 Apr 2016 1 Sep 2017 1 Jun 2018 1 Aug 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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