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
First Posted: October 8, 2007
Last Update Posted: October 28, 2016
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Guillermo Tearney, Massachusetts General Hospital
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.