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Carotid Revascularization and Medical Management for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis Trial (CREST-2)


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Full Trial Details:

Condition: Vascular Disease
Study Type: Interventional
Phase: N/A
Study Start Date: 12/15/2015
Study Completion Date: 12/31/2020

This trial is to determine the best way to prevent strokes in people who have a high amount of blockage of their carotid artery but no stroke symptoms related to that blockage. Each eligible participant will be evaluated to determine which procedure(s) is best for him/her. All participants will receive intensive medical treatment. In addition, participants will be randomized to receive the selected procedure or not.

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Principal Investigator(s)
Fayaz Shawl, MD
National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke (NINDS)
Participant Eligibility
  • Age: 35 - No Maximum
  • Gender: Male, Female


  • Adventist HealthCare Washington Adventist Hospital
    7600 Carroll Avenue
    Takoma Park, MD 20912
    Main: 301-891-7600

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