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Organized Program To Initiate Lifesaving Treatment In Hospitalized Patients With Heart Failure (OPTIMIZE-HF)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00344513
First Posted: June 26, 2006
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline
  Purpose
This program is designed to improve medical care and education of hospitalized patients with heart failure and accelerate the initiation of evidence-based heart failure guideline recommended therapies by administering them before hospital discharge. A registry component focusing on admission to discharge and 60- to 90-day follow-up is designed to evaluate the demographic, pathophysiologic, clinical, treatment, and outcome characteristics of patients hospitalized with heart failure.

Condition Intervention Phase
Heart Failure, Congestive Drug: Beta-blockers including Carvedilol Drug: ACE inhibitors Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Organized Program to Initiate Lifesaving Treatment in Hospitalized Patients With Heart Failure (OPTIMIZE-HF): An Internet-based Registry and Process of Care Improvement Program for Heart Failure Patients

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Evaluate the number and percentage of eligible patients who are discharged on optimal therapy. Evaluate all HF indicators recommended by JCAHO and CMS.

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Mortality Recurrent hospitalization Number of patients receiving beta-blockers therapy within 60 to 90 days of initiation and mean beta-blocker dose 60-90 days following discharge.

Estimated Enrollment: 50000
Study Start Date: December 2002
Study Completion Date: June 2005
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Beta-blockers including Carvedilol Drug: ACE inhibitors
    Other Name: Beta-blockers including Carvedilol
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion criteria:

  • Hospitalized for episode of worsening heart failure as primary cause of admission or significant heart failure symptoms that develop during the hospitalization when the initial reason for admission was not heart failure.
  • Systolic dysfunction (LVEF < 40%) or heart failure symptoms in the setting of preserved systolic function (diastolic dysfunction).

Exclusion criteria:

  • This study has no exclusion criteria.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00344513


Sponsors and Collaborators
GlaxoSmithKline
Investigators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
  More Information

Additional Information:
Study Data/Documents: Clinical Study Report  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: 105517/358
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Informed Consent Form  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: 105517/358
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Dataset Specification  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: 105517/358
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register
Individual Participant Data Set  This link exits the ClinicalTrials.gov site
Identifier: 105517/358
For additional information about this study please refer to the GSK Clinical Study Register

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00344513     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 105517/358
First Submitted: June 23, 2006
First Posted: June 26, 2006
Last Update Posted: September 15, 2016
Last Verified: September 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Yes
Plan Description: Patient-level data for this study will be made available through www.clinicalstudydatarequest.com following the timelines and process described on this site.

Keywords provided by GlaxoSmithKline:
registry
OPTIMIZE
Heart failure
OPTIMIZE-HF

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Failure
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Carvedilol
Adrenergic beta-Antagonists
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Adrenergic Antagonists
Adrenergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Antihypertensive Agents
Vasodilator Agents
Adrenergic alpha-1 Receptor Antagonists
Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors