The BEAUTIFUL Study: Effects of Ivabradine in Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease and Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction

This study has been completed.
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First received: August 31, 2005
Last updated: June 15, 2011
Last verified: June 2011

The aim of this study is to test whether ivabradine is able to reduce cardiovascular events when given to patients with coronary artery disease and impaired heart function.

Condition Intervention Phase
Coronary Disease
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
Drug: Ivabradine
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Official Title: Effects of Ivabradine on Cardiovascular Events in Patients With Stable Coronary Artery Disease and Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction. A Three-year Randomised Double-blind Placebo-controlled International Multicentre Study.

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Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Composite endpoint including cardiovascular mortality, hospitalisation for acute myocardial infarction and for new onset or worsening heart failure.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Composite and non-composite endpoints including hospitalisation for acute coronary syndrome, coronary revascularisation and mortality.

Estimated Enrollment: 10000
Study Start Date: December 2004
Study Completion Date: February 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Coronary artery disease
  • Left ventricular systolic dysfunction
  • Sinus rhythm: heart rate (HR) >= 60 beats per minute (bpm)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Unstable cardiovascular condition
  • Severe congestive heart failure
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00143507

United Kingdom
Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital
London, United Kingdom, SW3 6NP
Sponsors and Collaborators
Institut de Recherches Internationales Servier
Study Chair: Kim Fox, MD Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Hospital
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Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number): Identifier: NCT00143507     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CL3-16257-056
Study First Received: August 31, 2005
Last Updated: June 15, 2011
Health Authority: France: Afssaps - Agence française de sécurité sanitaire des produits de santé (Saint-Denis)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Ventricular Dysfunction
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Vascular Diseases processed this record on May 29, 2015