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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00290849
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 13, 2006
Last Update Posted : May 7, 2012
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Nycomed

Brief Summary:

The objectives of this registry are to assess the use of the thrombin-specific anticoagulant bivalirudin during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in a real life setting. In particular, data will be collected to analyze experiences of bivalirudin use in respect to the following objectives;

  • examine the aspects of safety and effectiveness of bivalirudin
  • gain experience regarding the characteristics of patients in bivalirudin treatment
  • evaluate the handling of bivalirudin and its practicality

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Thrombin-specific Anticoagulant Bivalirudin During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) Drug: Bivalirudin

Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 4000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: European Registry of Consecutive Patients Undergoing PCI Evaluating the Use of the Thrombin-specific Anticoagulant Bivalirudin With Focus on Patient Selection, Convenience and Safety Aspects.
Study Start Date : March 2005
Actual Primary Completion Date : June 2006
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2007

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Blood Thinners
Drug Information available for: Bivalirudin
U.S. FDA Resources




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. To assess the use of the thrombin-specific anticoagulant bivalirudin during percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in a real life setting. In particular, data will be collected to analyze experiences of bivalirudin use in respect to the following;
  2. •examine the aspects of safety and effectiveness of bivalirudin
  3. •gain experience regarding the characteristics of patients in bivalirudin treatment
  4. •evaluate the handling of bivalirudin and its practicality.


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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 75 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Primary Care Clinic
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

> 18 years, undergoing planned or urgent PCI with the intention to use bivalirudin as anticoagulant, written informed concent to entry of data information registry.

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00290849


Locations
Denmark
Nycomed
Roskilde, Denmark, 4000
Sponsors and Collaborators
Nycomed
Investigators
Study Chair: Nycomed Clinical Trial Operations Headquaters

Responsible Party: Nycomed, Clinical Trial Operations
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00290849     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BI-001-IM
First Posted: February 13, 2006    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 7, 2012
Last Verified: April 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Bivalirudin
Antithrombins
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anticoagulants