Stroke Study: Operative Strategies to Reduce Cerebral Embolic Events During Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

One of the most devastating complications of coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) is postoperative stroke. While there are multiple causes of stroke after CABG, particles generated during handling of the aorta is believed to account for most neurologic effects. Handling of the aorta during CABG occurs several times during the operation. One strategy to reduce aortic handling is to avoid cardiopulmonary bypass...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 6 September 2016.

1 Dec 2011 28 Dec 2011 1 Dec 2016 1 Jun 2017 1 Sep 2016 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Endpoint: Safety Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment