Identifying Vulnerable Plaques in Blood Vessels of the Heart Using a New Imaging Technique
This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified October 2016 by Guillermo Tearney, Massachusetts General Hospital
Massachusetts General Hospital
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Guillermo Tearney, Massachusetts General Hospital
First received: September 24, 2007
Last updated: October 26, 2016
Last verified: October 2016
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study is currently recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2017|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Waxman S, Freilich MI, Suter MJ, Shishkov M, Bilazarian S, Virmani R, Bouma BE, Tearney GJ. A case of lipid core plaque progression and rupture at the edge of a coronary stent: elucidating the mechanisms of drug-eluting stent failure. Circ Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Apr;3(2):193-6. doi: 10.1161/CIRCINTERVENTIONS.109.917955.