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Evaluation and Treatment of Heart Disease in Patients Not Participating in Research

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001460
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 4, 1999
Last Update Posted : March 5, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC)

Brief Summary:

There is an important need to maintain clinical skills, provide quality training and expertise, and provide an environment that stimulates ideas for clinical research.

This study permits inpatient evaluation and management of patients with heart disease who do not qualify to participate in studies currently being conducted by the Cardiology Branch of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.


Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Arrhythmia Congenital Heart Defect Heart Disease Behavioral: inpatient evaluation and management Not Applicable

Detailed Description:
There is an important need to maintain clinical skills, to ensure adequate training and expertise, and provide an environment that stimulates ideas for clinical research. This protocol permits inpatient evaluation and management of patients with heart disease who do not fulfill criteria for participation in existing Cardiology Branch research protocols.

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Official Title: Evaluation and Therapy of Heart Disease in Patients Not Participating in Research (Teaching Protocol)
Study Start Date : January 1995
Study Completion Date : April 2002

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MedlinePlus related topics: Heart Diseases
U.S. FDA Resources





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

Patients with signs or symptoms of heart disease.

Patients selected because of either medical or research interest to the Principal Investigator.

Patients must not have unstable angina pectoris, unstable course following recent (within one month) myocardial infarction.

Must not be in New York Heart Association functional class IV heart failure.

A positive pregnancy test will obviate any cardiovascular testing requiring ionizing radiation.


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00001460


Locations
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)

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00001460     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 950051
95-H-0051
First Posted: November 4, 1999    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 5, 2008
Last Verified: April 2002

Keywords provided by National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC):
Training Protocol
Cardiac Diagnosis
Congenital Heart Disease
Acquired Heart Disease
Arrhythmias

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Diseases
Heart Defects, Congenital
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities