Vitamin D in Patients With Heart Failure (KarViD)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 16, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 27, 2011
Information provided by:
Hvidovre University Hospital

Brief Summary:

To investigate the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in patients with Heart Failure.

To investigate if vitamin D levels are correlated to the degree of Heart Failure.

Condition or disease
Heart Failure

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 148 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : June 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : May 2007

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Drug Information available for: Vitamin D
U.S. FDA Resources

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Heart Failure patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient in the Heart Failure Clinic, Hvidovre Hospital
  • Willing to participate and sign informed consent over 18 years of age

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00501553

Hvidovre University Hospital
Hvidovre, Denmark, 2650
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hvidovre University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Louise L Schierbeck, MD Hvidovre UH
Study Chair: Jens-Erik B Jensen, MD, PhD Hvidovre UH Identifier: NCT00501553     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2005-41-5263
(KF)01 264904
First Posted: July 16, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 27, 2011
Last Verified: July 2007

Keywords provided by Hvidovre University Hospital:
Heart Failure,
Vitamin D status,

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Failure
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vitamin D
Growth Substances
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Bone Density Conservation Agents