The Austrian Paradoxical Cerebral Embolism Trial "TACET"


Phase N/A Results

Summary of Purpose

To document the baseline characteristics and 2-year follow-up results of individually selected diagnostic and treatment strategies in a cohort of stroke/TIA patients in whom contrast transesophageal echocardiography (cTEE) demonstrated cardiac-(patent foramen ovale, PFO, atrial septal defect, ASD) or pulmonary right-to-left shunts (RLS).

Read More →

Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 30 June 2008.

Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics

Interventions See All


  • Austrian Society for Stroke Research

Trial Design

Prospective, national, multi-center, non randomized trial (registry)


  • Susanna Horner, Medical University of Graz, Department of Neurology, Auenbruggerplatz 22, 8036 Graz, Austria