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Pathobiological Determinants of Atherosclerosis in Youth (PDAY)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00005679
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 26, 2000
Last Update Posted : February 18, 2016
Information provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)

Brief Summary:
To conduct a multicenter prevalence survey for characterizing pathologically the extent of atherosclerosis in the aortas and coronary arteries of young persons dying from accidental causes, suicide, or homicide.

Condition or disease
Cardiovascular Diseases Atherosclerosis Heart Diseases Coronary Disease Coronary Arteriosclerosis

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Study Type : Observational
Study Start Date : June 1985
Primary Completion Date : July 1993
Study Completion Date : July 1993

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MedlinePlus related topics: Atherosclerosis
U.S. FDA Resources

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Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years to 34 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
No eligibility criteria

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00005679

Sponsors and Collaborators
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
OverallOfficial: Arthur Chandler Augusta University
OverallOfficial: J. Cornhill Ohio State University
OverallOfficial: Asaad Daoud Albany Medical College
OverallOfficial: Morton Friedman Ohio State University
OverallOfficial: Steffen Gay University of Alabama at Birmingham
OverallOfficial: James Hixson Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research
OverallOfficial: Singanallur Jagannathan West Virginia University Medical Center
OverallOfficial: C. McMahan University of Texas
OverallOfficial: Wolfgang Mergner University of Maryland
OverallOfficial: Edward Miller University of Alabama at Birmingham
OverallOfficial: Stanley Radio University of Nebraska
OverallOfficial: Dennis Reichebach University of Washington
OverallOfficial: Abel Robertson University of Illinois at Chicago
OverallOfficial: Louis Smith Baylor College of Medicine
OverallOfficial: Jack Strong Louisiana State University Medical Center
OverallOfficial: Renu Virmani Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
OverallOfficial: Robert Wissler University of Chicago

Publications: Identifier: NCT00005679     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1049
R10HL033772 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
First Posted: May 26, 2000    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 18, 2016
Last Verified: January 2008

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases