Summary of Purpose
Hardening of the neck vessels (carotid arteries) caused by fatty deposits called 'plaques' is a common cause of strokes. Over time plaques can burst or may lead to a severe narrowing (stenosis) of the neck artery. When plaques burst, small clots or fatty particles (called microemboli) break off, block brain vessels and lead to a stroke. Researchers have an incomplete understanding of the processes that cause...Read More →
The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 15 May 2017.
|17 Mar 2017||16 Nov 2016||1 Aug 2017||1 Aug 2017||1 May 2017||Unavailable|
|Start Date||First Received||1st Completion||Completion||Verification||Results|