• Clinical Trials - Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA)

    Study Objective Contact
    Cognitive Outcome after Carotid Surgery [LCID Study Number: 2013-009] The purpose of this study is to understand how carotid endarterectomy (CEA) or percutaneous carotid angioplasty and stenting (CAS) affect memory and thinking resulting in improving or worsening of thinking or memory in patients with a carotid artery blockage. This study will also look at patients who will not undergo either procedure for treatment of a carotid artery blockage. The goal of the study is to discover which patients are more likely to have improved brain functioning. Principal Investigator(s):
    Carlos A. David, MD

    For more information about this Research Study call 781-744-8027.

    Study Coordinator(s):
    Jill N. Curran.