This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Cook Identifier:
First received: September 12, 2005
Last updated: January 30, 2012
Last verified: January 2012

This trial will compare the long term safety and effectiveness of the V Flex Plus PTX Drug Eluting coronary stent with conventional treatment for in-stent restenosis for coronary arteries.

Condition Intervention
Coronary Artery Disease
Device: drug eluting coronary stent

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double-Blind
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: ELUTES II - In Stent ELUTES Study

Further study details as provided by Cook:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Angiographic target vessel failure (TVF) at follow up

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Major adverse events
  • Target lesion revascularization

Estimated Enrollment: 124
Study Start Date: April 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2005

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has given informed consent
  • Patient has target lesion in native coronary artery or coronary bypass graft
  • Patient has in-stent restenosis >60%
  • Patient has reference artery diameter 2.7-3.5
  • Patient agrees to return for clinical assessment at 1, 6, 9, 12 and 24 months and for a treadmill test at 9 months and an angiogram at 9 months and 24 months.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is less than 18 years of age
  • Patient is pregnant or breast feeding
  • Patient has history of bleeding diathesis or coagulopathy or will refuse blood transfusions.
  • Patient is simultaneously participating in another investigative interventional cardiovascular drug or device study.
  • Patient has known hypersensitivity or contraindication to aspirin or stainless steel or a sensitivity to contrast agent.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00225680

United States, Indiana
Contact Sponsor
Bloomington, Indiana, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Principal Investigator: Ivan DeScheerder, MD University Hospital of Gathuisberg
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00225680     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 524
Study First Received: September 12, 2005
Last Updated: January 30, 2012
Health Authority: Belgium: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by Cook:
coronary artery
drug eluting

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