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Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation (BARI)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000462
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 28, 1999
Last Update Posted : May 13, 2016
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Brief Summary:
To assess the relative long-term safety and efficacy of percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) and coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery in patients with multivessel disease and severe angina or ischemia who required revascularization and had coronary anatomy suitable for either procedure.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Angina Pectoris Cardiovascular Diseases Coronary Disease Diabetes Mellitus Heart Diseases Myocardial Ischemia Procedure: angioplasty, transluminal, percutaneous coronary Procedure: coronary artery bypass Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Study Start Date : April 1987
Study Completion Date : November 2004

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MedlinePlus related topics: Angioplasty

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Multivessel coronary artery disease requiring revascularization and suitable for either PTCA or CABG.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00000462

Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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OverallOfficial: Katherine Detre University of Pittsburgh
BARI Investigators: Protocol for the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation. Supplement to Circulation, 84:6, 1991.
Rosen AD: A SAS Interface to System 1032: Writing a user-maintainable interface to data management systems. Proc of Seventeenth Annual SAS Users Group International Conference, Cary, NC, SAS Institute Inc. pp 313, 1992.
Alderman E, Stadius M: The angiographic definitions of the Bypass Angioplasty Revascularization Investigation. Current Science, 3:1189-1207, 1992.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00000462    
Other Study ID Numbers: 51
U01HL038610 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: October 28, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 13, 2016
Last Verified: March 2005
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Coronary Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Angina Pectoris
Pathologic Processes
Vascular Diseases
Chest Pain
Neurologic Manifestations