REmote iSchemic Conditioning in acUtE BRAin INfarction Study "RESCUE-BRAIN"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Cerebral infarction is the most common form of stroke (80% of strokes). Stroke is the first cause of acquired disability, and the 2nd cause of dementia and death. The only approved treatment in the first 4.5 hour is intravenous rt-PA thrombolysis (Actilyse ®) whose objective is recanalization of occluded artery and reperfusion of the brain parenchyma. Few patients are treated (1-5%) and they keep disability in...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 12 September 2016.

1 Jan 2015 10 Jun 2014 1 Jan 2017 1 Jan 2017 1 Sep 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment