Validation of a Purine Biosensor in Detecting Acute Cerebral Ischaemia: Carotid Endarterectomy Model in SMARTChip "CEMS"

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

CEA Patients:
- Aged 18 years and over
- Scheduled for carotid endarterectomy
Controls
- Aged 18 years and over
- Scheduled for day surgery

Exclusion Criteria

CEA patients:
- Unable/unwilling to provide informed consent
Controls:
- Unable/unwilling to provide informed consent
- History of cerebral ischaemia
- History of cancer
- History of cardiovascular disease
- Unable/unwilling to provide a fasting blood sample