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Outpatient Evaluation of Patients With Known or Suspected Heart Disease

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) Identifier:
First received: November 3, 1999
Last updated: March 4, 2008
Last verified: December 2001

This study is designed to screen patients with heart diseases who may qualify to participate in other research studies being conducted by the Cardiology Branch of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).

Patients participating in this research study will be seen on an outpatient basis and undergo a general medical evaluation, including blood tests, urine, examination, chest x-ray and electrocardiogram (EKG). In addition, patients may be asked to have an echocardiogram (ultrasound scan of the heart) and to perform an exercise stress test.

Patients participating in this study will not receive any investigational treatments.

Heart Disease

Study Type: Observational
Official Title: Outpatient Evaluation of Patients With Known or Suspected Heart Disease (Screening Protocol)

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Further study details as provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):

Study Start Date: December 1993
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2001
Detailed Description:
This protocol permits outpatient screening of patients with cardiovascular diseases who may be candidates for participation in current Cardiology Branch research protocols. No investigational treatments will be administered on this protocol.

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Must not be enrolled in an active Cardiology Branch research protocol.

The patient must be of scientific interest to the Cardiology Branch, as determined by the investigator.

Patient is being screened for participation in an active protocol.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00001400

United States, Maryland
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Bethesda, Maryland, United States, 20892
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
  More Information Identifier: NCT00001400     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 940045
Study First Received: November 3, 1999
Last Updated: March 4, 2008

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Heart Disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases processed this record on May 22, 2017