Stroke Trials


POINT (TIA or minor stroke study) ​Currently enrolling
DIAS 4 (acute stroke study) ​Currently enrolling
SENTIS Randomized Stroke Trial ​Closed ​To compare the effect of the NeuroFlo™ catheter for use in patients with ischemic stroke. The NeuroFlo device is intended to increase blood flow to the brain and potentially reduce damage caused by stroke. The study is potentially available to acute ischemic stroke patients within the first 14 hours after stroke onset.

Patients interested in participating in this clinical trial should consult their physician.
SCION Stroke Trial - Companion Study to SENTIS ​Closed ​Assesses the psychosocial as well as financial impact of stroke to patients and their families.
RESPECT Stroke Trial Closed​ ​To investigate whether closure of a PFO - patent foramen ovale (a hole in the heart which normally closes shortly after birth) by implanting a device, is superior to current standard of care medical treatment by medications in the prevention of recurrent embolic stroke.
IMS3 Stroke Trial 80-90% of initial paperwork done; Pending Grant Application. PENDING eRA Commons data base access.​ This trial, currently on hold pending grant application, is designed to determine if IA tPA and/or Merci Retrieval is superior to the traditional IV tPA. This study is randomized to either IV tPA or IA tPA/Merci Retrieval.​
MERCI Registry Stroke Trial Eighty percent of the initial paperwork is completed. This study directly corresponds to IMS3 clinical trial and is dependent on IMS3 obtaining eRA Commons and completed Grant Application​ This study consists of Data Collection r/t patients who have had Merci Retrieval​


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