Technical Innovation Protocol for Carotid Plaque Imaging by 3.0 Tesla MRI, MRS and Ultrasound: Reproducibility.
- Patients, with 30 to 70% carotid artery stenosis on ultrasound duplex, who will not
go for endarterectomy.
- Metal in the body, as a result of e.g. pacemaker or artificial cardiac valves;
claustrophobia; surgery performed in the area of measurement (Carotid artery region);
Type of Study:
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Erik Stroes, MD PhD
AIDS Malignancy Clinical Trials Consortium
Netherlands: The Central Committee on Research Involving Human Subjects (CCMO)