Stenting versus aggressive medical therapy for intracranial arterial stenosis.

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Published in N Engl J Med on September 07, 2011


Marc I Chimowitz1, Michael J Lynn, Colin P Derdeyn, Tanya N Turan, David Fiorella, Bethany F Lane, L Scott Janis, Helmi L Lutsep, Stanley L Barnwell, Michael F Waters, Brian L Hoh, J Maurice Hourihane, Elad I Levy, Andrei V Alexandrov, Mark R Harrigan, David Chiu, Richard P Klucznik, Joni M Clark, Cameron G McDougall, Mark D Johnson, G Lee Pride, Michel T Torbey, Osama O Zaidat, Zoran Rumboldt, Harry J Cloft, SAMMPRIS Trial Investigators

Author Affiliations

1: Department of Neurosciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA.

Associated clinical trials:

Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy Versus Stenting Trial (CREST) | NCT00004732

Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes Trial (SPS3) | NCT00059306

Stenting vs. Aggressive Medical Management for Preventing Recurrent Stroke in Intracranial Stenosis (SAMMPRIS) | NCT00576693

Aspirin Or Warfarin To Prevent Stroke | NCT00004728

Wingspan One Year Vascular Imaging Events and Neurologic Outcomes (WOVEN) | NCT04221984

DES and Medical Treatment for ICAD Trial | NCT04948749

Trial of PCSK9 Inhibition in Patients With Acute Stroke and Symptomatic Intracranial Atherosclerosis (TOPICAL-MRI) | NCT05001984

Intracranial Stenting in Non-acute Symptomatic Ischemic Stroke (INSIS) | NCT05063630

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