The PERFusion Use in Stroke Evaluation Study "PERFUSE"


Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Acute ischemic stroke
- ≥ 18 years old
- presentation up to 6 hours from time of onset of acute stroke symptoms

Exclusion Criteria

- pregnancy
- inability to receive CT scan
- allergy to IV contrast
- symptoms with full resolution
- intracerebral hemorrhage
- severe stroke which is classified as 'malignant' (hypodensity on noncontrast CT greater than 1/3 cerebral hemisphere)
- premorbid mRS of >3
- life expectancy of ≤3 months
- any condition which, in the opinion of the investigator makes the subject unsuitable for study