Effect of Pioglitazone on Cardiovascular Outcome on Higashi-Saitama Trial in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 8, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 8, 2007
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Dokkyo Medical University

Brief Summary:
We want to investigate the effects of pioglitazone on cardiovascular events in Japanese patients with type 2 diabetes.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Type 2 Diabetes Hypertension Dyslipidemia Diabetic Nephropathy Drug: pioglitazone

Detailed Description:

Primary composite endpoints:

Cardiovascular death Non-fatal myocardial infarction and angina Non-fatal stroke Renal failure (hemodialysis/doubling of serum creatinine)

Secondary endpoints:

urinary albumin excretion diabetic retinopathy hyperlipidemia hypertension gout

Study Type : Observational
Enrollment : 1000 participants
Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : March 2004
Study Completion Date : July 2008

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • type 2 diabetes HbA1c: more than 7% and less than 9%

Exclusion Criteria:

  • insulin treatment

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00419484

Dokkyo Medical University, Koshigaya Hospital
Koshigaya, Saitama, Japan, 343-8555
Sponsors and Collaborators
Dokkyo Medical University
Principal Investigator: Yoshimasa Aso, MD Dokkyo Medical University, Koshigaya Hospital Identifier: NCT00419484     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0309
First Posted: January 8, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 8, 2007
Last Verified: January 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
Diabetic Nephropathies
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Kidney Diseases
Urologic Diseases
Diabetes Complications
Hypoglycemic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs