Phone: (602) 307-0070

Fax: (602) 307-0080

Sapphire WW

Stenting and Angioplasty with Protection in Patients At High-Risk for Endarterectomy

The purpose of this study is to assess the outcomes of stenting with distal protection in the treatment of obstructive carotid artery disease using the Cordis PRECISE® Nitinol Stent Systems and the Cordis ANGIOGUARD™ XP Emboli Capture Guidewire. Both of these devices are approved by the FDA.
Principal Investigator: Nathan Laufer, MD
Sponsor: Cordis
Enrollment Status: Open