An Open Clinical Trial to Assess the Influence of Newly Prescribed Aminobiphosphonates on Arterial Stiffness

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Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Technische Universität Dresden
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00180232
First received: September 14, 2005
Last updated: February 2, 2012
Last verified: February 2012
  Purpose

The study tries to reveal if aminobisphosphonates influence aside the bone density also the vascular status in the typical elderly patient population


Condition
Arteriosclerosis
Osteoporosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: An Open Clinical Trial to Assess the Influence of Newly Prescribed Aminobiphosphonates on Arterial Stiffness (Changes of the Aortal Elasticity Due to a Newly Established Aminobiphosphinate Therapy for the Treatment of Osteoporosis)

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Further study details as provided by Technische Universität Dresden:

Enrollment: 0
Study Start Date: April 2006
Study Completion Date: June 2006
Groups/Cohorts
1
Patients starting an aminobisphosphonate therapy due to medical reasons Broca-index: between -20 and +25% who are willing and capable to confirm written consent to enrolment after ample information has been provided

Detailed Description:

The subjects - starting bisphosphonate treatment due to medical reasons - will be additionally investigated as outpatients (arterial stiffness, applanation tonometry), for each subject 3 individual dates with a duration of approx. 30 min each are scheduled, prior to therapy with bisphosphonate, after 3 and 6 month of treatment

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients starting an aminobisphosphonate therapy due to medical reasons Broca-index: between -20 and +25%

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients starting an aminobisphosphonate therapy due to medical reasons Broca-index: between -20 and +25% who are willing and capable to confirm written consent to enrolment after ample information has been provided

Exclusion Criteria:

  • patients with major cardiovascular disease patients participating in another clinical trial 1month prior to inclusion in this study patients unable or unwilling to give informed consent
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Locations
Germany
Medizinische Fakultät der Technischen Universität Dresden
Dresden, Germany, 01307
Sponsors and Collaborators
Technische Universität Dresden
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Joachim Siegert, MDDPharm,Phd Technische Universität Dresden
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00180232     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: EK160082004
Study First Received: September 14, 2005
Last Updated: February 2, 2012
Health Authority: Germany: Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Osteoporosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Bone Diseases, Metabolic
Bone Diseases
Musculoskeletal Diseases

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 21, 2014