Effect of Metal Skin Sensitivity on Restenosis After Stent Implantation

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2006 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : September 27, 2005
Last Update Posted : November 7, 2006
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Hadassah Medical Organization

Brief Summary:
This trial is intended to find wether there is a connection between allergy to metals and reooclusion of stents in the coronary arteries

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Coronary Stent Restenosis Procedure: skin sensitivity test

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 150 participants
Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Official Title: Rate of Metal Skin Allergy in Cohorts of Patients With and Without Coronary Stent Restenosis
Study Start Date : February 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2006

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MedlinePlus related topics: Allergy
U.S. FDA Resources

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. The rate of skin delayed type hypersensitivity to metals among patients with restenosis and without restenosis

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

Patients with 2 cardiac catheterization in one years time and in the first one stent implantation

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00226525

Hadassah Medical Center
Jerusalem, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Principal Investigator: Ronen Durst, MD Cardiology Department Hadassah Medical Center Jerusalem Israel Identifier: NCT00226525     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20-03.09.04-HMO-CTIL
First Posted: September 27, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 7, 2006
Last Verified: September 2006

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Restenosis, skin metal allergy