Prospective Evaluation of Carotid Free-floating Thrombus


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Hardened plaque located in the carotid arteries can cause stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA). This type of plaque is linked to unstable free-floating thrombi (FFT). FFT are blood clots that form in a blood vessel, and are at the highest risk for travelling within the bloodstream and causing strokes. Physicians are able to see this type of plaque with computed tomographic angiography (CTA) but FFT look very...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 4 October 2016.

1 Mar 2015 11 Mar 2015 1 Mar 2017 1 Mar 2017 1 Oct 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Diagnostic
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment