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Does vertebral stenting prevent recurrent stroke in symptomatic vertebral artery stenosis: The Vertebral artery Ischaemia Stenting Trial (VIST)

Project title: Does vertebral stenting prevent recurrent stroke in symptomatic vertebral artery stenosis: The Vertebral artery Ischaemia Stenting Trial (VIST)

Call to action: 11/129 Rapid trials to inform clinical decision making in the NHS

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Hugh MarkusORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Hugh MarkusORCID logo

Contractor: University of Cambridge

Cost: £380,582.97

Co-investigators: Dr Andrew CliftonORCID logo, Dr Ursula SchulzORCID logo, Dr Wilhelm KükerORCID logo, Mr John Dennis, Ms Caroline MurphyORCID logo, Professor Ian FordORCID logo, Professor Peter RothwellORCID logo, Professor Stephen MorrisORCID logo.

Started: March 2013 | Status: Published August 2019

ISRCTN: 95212240

This trial did not recruit the planned number of patients or show that vertebral stenting reduced the risk of stroke.

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