Acute Ischemic Stroke

People with acute ischemic stroke are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by Montefiore Medical Center.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

• Are at least 18 years of age
• Have NIHSS >=6
• Have Pre-event mRS scale 0-1

You may not participate in this study if you:

• Have suffered from a stroke in the past 3 months
• Have an existing or pre-existing large territory infarction
• Have pre-existing neurological or psychiatric disease
• Have known cancer with metastases
• Have any hemorrhagic or coagulation deficiency
• Are diagnosed with intracranial tumor, intracranial hemorrhage on CT/MRI
• Have active systemic infection
• Are pregnant or planning to become pregnant

Contact Information
Dr. Genesis Liriano, Study Coordinator
Phone: (718) 920-2469