Troponin Elevation in Acute Ischemic Stroke (TRELAS) "TRELAS"

Completed

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

1. Acute ischemic stroke, confirmed by cerebral MRI or CT, respectively
2. Inclusion within ≤ 72 hours after symptom onset
3. hsTroponin T >0,05 µg/l

Exclusion Criteria

1. Renal insufficiency (creatinine ≥1,2 mg/dl)
2. Limited life expectancy or mRS ≥ 4 prior to stroke event leading to hospital admission
3. Contraindications for the coronary angiography
4. Age < 18 years
5. Pregnancy
6. Patient unwilling or unable to give informed consent