Last updated on July 2019

The Preventive Coronary Intervention on Stenosis With Functionally Insignificant Vulnerable Plaque


Brief description of study

The purpose of this study is to determine whether preventive coronary intervention on functionally insignificant coronary stenosis with vulnerable plaque characteristics plus optimal medical therapy reduces the incidence of the composite of cardiovascular death, target vessel myocardial infarction, or ischemia driven target lesion revascularization compared with optimal medical therapy alone.

Detailed Study Description

Sub-analysis for each imaging test will be performed as below ;

  • NIRS(Near-infrared spectroscopy)
  • OCT(Optical coherence tomography)
  • VH-IVUS(IVUS-derived virtual histology)
  • IVUS(Intravascular ultrasonography)

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT02316886

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