IMaging Della PLAcca Carotidea (IMPLAC)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03333330|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 6, 2017
Last Update Posted : February 16, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Enrico Ammirati, Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 2017|
Publications of Results:
Ammirati E, Moroni F, Magnoni M, Rocca MA, Messina R, Anzalone N, De Filippis C, Scotti I, Besana F, Spagnolo P, Rimoldi OE, Chiesa R, Falini A, Filippi M, Camici PG. Relation between characteristics of carotid atherosclerotic plaques and brain white matter hyperintensities in asymptomatic patients. Sci Rep. 2017 Sep 5;7(1):10559. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11216-x.
Ammirati E, Moroni F, Magnoni M, Di Terlizzi S, Villa C, Sizzano F, Palini A, Garlaschelli K, Tripiciano F, Scotti I, Catapano AL, Manfredi AA, Norata GD, Camici PG. Circulating CD14+ and CD14(high)CD16- classical monocytes are reduced in patients with signs of plaque neovascularization in the carotid artery. Atherosclerosis. 2016 Dec;255:171-178. doi: 10.1016/j.atherosclerosis.2016.10.004. Epub 2016 Oct 6.
Ammirati E, Magnoni M, Moroni F, Di Terlizzi S, Scotti I, Villa C, Sizzano F, Impellizzeri M, Fanelli G, Esposito G, Chiesa R, Camici PG. Reduction of Circulating HLA-DR(+) T Cell Levels Correlates With Increased Carotid Intraplaque Neovascularization and Atherosclerotic Burden. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Oct;9(10):1231-1233. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2015.10.010. Epub 2016 Jan 6.
Moroni F, Magnoni M, Vergani V, Ammirati E, Camici PG. Fractal analysis of plaque border, a novel method for the quantification of atherosclerotic plaque contour irregularity, is associated with pro-atherogenic plasma lipid profile in subjects with non-obstructive carotid stenoses. PLoS One. 2018 Feb 12;13(2):e0192600. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0192600. eCollection 2018.