A Study of Computed Tomography (CT) for Evaluation of Coronary Artery Blockages in Typical or Atypical Chest Pain

This study has been completed.
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GE Healthcare
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: June 30, 2006
Last updated: August 15, 2007
Last verified: August 2007
To compare computed tomography (CT) images (pictures) of the coronary arteries using the General Electric (GE) LightSpeed VCT scanner with x-ray coronary angiography in patients with typical or atypical chest pain suspected of coronary artery disease (CAD).

Condition Intervention
Coronary Artery Disease
Device: 64 Channel VCT

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: A Prospective, Multicenter Study of GE LightSpeed Volume Computed Tomography (CT) for Evaluation of Coronary Artery Blockages in Typical or Atypical Chest Pain Patients Suspected of Coronary Artery Disease

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Further study details as provided by GE Healthcare:

Estimated Enrollment: 304
Study Start Date: May 2006

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • The subject has typical or atypical chest pain suspected of CAD and is referred for an elective coronary angiography.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00348569

United States, New Jersey
Robert Centofanti, MS
Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 08540
Sponsors and Collaborators
GE Healthcare
Study Director: Robert Centofanti, MS GE Healthcare
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00348569     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GE-189-002 
Study First Received: June 30, 2006
Last Updated: August 15, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Food and Drug Administration

Keywords provided by GE Healthcare:
Chest pain

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chest Pain
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms
Vascular Diseases

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