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A Case Control Study to Investigate the Possible Association Between Atrial Fibrillation and Endothelium Dysfunction by Using Flow-Mediated Vasodilation Method

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00173966
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2004 by National Taiwan University Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : September 15, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 15, 2005
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National Taiwan University Hospital

Brief Summary:
Endothelial function is closely related to the hemostasis , vascular tone, and organ perfusion in cardiovascular system, and its dysfunction would cause overactivation of the coagulative system to induce thrombus formation. So we study the relationship between the endothelial function and atrial fibrillation.

Condition or disease
Atrial Fibrillation Endothelial Function

Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 40 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Study Start Date : January 2005

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Lone AF patients and normal controls

Exclusion Criteria:

  • DM, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, smoking, pregnancy,

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00173966


Contacts
Contact: Juey Jen Hwang 886-2-23123456 ext 5002 juey@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw

Locations
Taiwan
National Taiwan University Hospital Recruiting
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
Contact: Juey Jen Hwang    886-2-23123456 ext 5002    juey@ha.mc.ntu.edu.tw   
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Taiwan University Hospital
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Juey Jen Hwang National Taiwan University Hospital

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00173966     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 9361701155
First Posted: September 15, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2005
Last Verified: December 2004

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes