Research Study

Longitudinal Study of Young Patients with Embolic Stroke of Undetermined Source (ESUS)
Principal Investigator 
Thalia Field

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT03185520
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Oct 12, 2017 to May 31, 2019
Locations 
Diamond Health Care Centre, Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Karina Villaluna Murray, Clinical Research Coordinator
Phone 
604-875-4554 ext.1
Purpose of Study 

This study seeks to determine the clinical characteristics of young ESUS patients using diagnostic criteria of the Cryptogenic Stroke / ESUS International Working Group, and to determine the rates of stroke recurrence, death, and hospital readmission in a contemporary cohort of young ESUS patients during follow-up of up to 18 months.

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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