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Is Orthostatic Hypotension Associated With Nondipping Hypertension

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified November 2007 by Sheba Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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Sheba Medical Center Identifier:
First received: June 25, 2007
Last updated: November 15, 2007
Last verified: November 2007

The aim of the study is to evaluate whether orthostatic hypotension is associated with nondipping hypertension.

Methods and patients: 400 subjects who are referred for 24hABPM will be filled questioner regarding their medical background and medications. All patients will be subjected to orthostatic test before connection to the 24 ABPM. The orthostatic changes in blood pressure and heart rate will be correlated to the changes in blood pressure and heart rate from day to night as recorded by the 24H ABPM.

Orthostatic Hypotension Nondipping Hypertension

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Sheba Medical Center:

Estimated Enrollment: 400
Study Start Date: July 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2008

Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
400 subjects who are referred for 24hABPM

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients who are referred for ABPM

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known secondary hypertension
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00491231

Contact: Ehud Grossman, MD 972-3-5302834

The Chaim Sheba Medical center Recruiting
Tel-Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel, 52621
Contact: Ehud Grossman, MD    972-3-5302834   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sheba Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Ehud Grossman, MD The Chaim Sheba Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00491231     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHEBA-07-4663-EG-CTIL
Study First Received: June 25, 2007
Last Updated: November 15, 2007

Keywords provided by Sheba Medical Center:
orthostatic hypotension
ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypotension, Orthostatic
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Orthostatic Intolerance
Primary Dysautonomias
Autonomic Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases processed this record on September 20, 2017