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Association Between Levels of D-Dimer, Fibrinogen and PAI-1 in Elderly Patients With Infection and Occurrence of Cardio- and Cerebro-vascular Disease After Discharge

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Asher Winder, Wolfson Medical Center Identifier:
First received: August 5, 2007
Last updated: January 15, 2013
Last verified: May 2007
The association between the levels of d-dimer, fibrinogen and PAI-1 in plasma of elderly patients admitted to internal medicine departments because of infection and the occurrence of cardio- and cerebro-vascular disease after discharge

Acute Coronary Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Wolfson Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • thrombosis [ Time Frame: 24 months ]

Enrollment: 52
Study Start Date: January 2007
Study Completion Date: July 2008
Primary Completion Date: January 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   65 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Elderly patients hospitalized due to infections

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Acute infection

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Anticoagulant therapy
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00512603

Sponsors and Collaborators
Wolfson Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Asher Winder, MD Wolfson Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Asher Winder, Senior Physician, Institute of Hematology, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel. Responsible of Thrombosis & Hemostasis clinic, Wolfson Medical Center Identifier: NCT00512603     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: DD-CVD-1
Study First Received: August 5, 2007
Last Updated: January 15, 2013

Keywords provided by Wolfson Medical Center:
cerebro vascular event

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases processed this record on April 28, 2017