The Study of Blood Pressure Variability to Impact Arterial Stiffness and Carotid Atherosclerosis

This study is enrolling participants by invitation only.
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yan Li, Capital Medical University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01466699
First received: November 4, 2011
Last updated: November 7, 2011
Last verified: November 2011
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to investigate whether and what extent blood pressure variability is associated with arterial stiffness and carotid atherosclerosis, furthermore to compare the difference in the relationship of the types of blood pressure variability with arterial stiffness and carotid atherosclerosis.


Condition
Carotid Atherosclerosis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: The Relationship of Blood Pressure Variability, Arterial Stiffness and Carotid Atherosclerosis in Beijing Residents

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Further study details as provided by Capital Medical University:

Estimated Enrollment: 1235
Study Start Date: January 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2013
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 80 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Participants in this study are community residents from Being in China

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Can step by himself/herself

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases
  • Secondary hypertension
  • Chronic cardiac, renal, gastro-intestinal, pulmonary or any other systemic disease process requiring chronic intake of prescription medications
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Responsible Party: Yan Li, Principal Investigator, Capital Medical University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01466699     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: WS1916673
Study First Received: November 4, 2011
Last Updated: November 7, 2011
Health Authority: China: Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Commission

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atherosclerosis
Arteriosclerosis
Carotid Artery Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases

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