Pulmonary Embolism and Stroke in Patient With Patent Foramen Ovale "EPIC-FOP"


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Summary of Purpose

The cause of ischemic stroke remains frequently unknown. In patients with patent foramen ovale (PFO), the link between PFO and Stroke is unclear. The investigators hypothesize that the main mechanism is paradoxical embolism and decided to look for clinically apparent and silent cerebral embolism in patients with a recent... Trial Stopped: The study stooped because the answer to the primary objective is possible.

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 22 March 2016.

1 Nov 2009 29 Sep 2010 1 Dec 2015 1 Dec 2015 1 Mar 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

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