Remote Ischaemic Conditioning After Stroke Trial (ReCAST-2) "ReCAST-2"


Phase 2 Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Stroke has an enormous impact on both individual and society. Novel treatments are required to relieve this burden and remote ischaemic conditioning (RIC) is one such approach. RIC refers to applying non-lethal ischaemia to an area distant from an organ you are trying to protect (e.g. the brain). Pre-clinical animal stroke studies have shown RIC to be neuroprotective and help restore functional outcome when...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 6 July 2017.

1 Aug 2016 22 Jan 2016 1 Sep 2018 1 Sep 2018 1 Jul 2017 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics




Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Safety Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment