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Crestor RUSH (The Efficacy of RosUvaStatin for Korean Dyslipidemia Patients With Hypertension ) (RUSH)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00526708
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 10, 2007
Last Update Posted : December 1, 2010
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
AstraZeneca

Brief Summary:
To evaluate the efficacy of rosuvastatin in Korean dyslipidemia patients with hypertension.

Condition or disease
Dyslipidemia Hypertension

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 5000 participants
Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: RUSH (Evaluating the Efficacy of RosUvaStatin for Korean Dyslipidemia Patients With Hypertension in Real World Practice)
Study Start Date : May 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2007
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2007

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Hypertensive hypercholesteromia patients in Korean tertiary care centers
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Hyperlipidemia patients who are prescribed with rosuvastatin 10mg, based on clinical grounds and fulfil the following criteria

    1. Over 18 years of age
    2. Currently or previously diagnosed with hypertension and receiving medical care

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Patients already taking other hyperlipidemic agents
  2. Patients who do not fulfil the indication criteria for statin therapy
  3. Patients who do not have baseline and/or follow-up lipid data to verify the efficacy data

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Locations
Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Seoul, Jongro-gu, Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Seoul, Kangnam-gu, Korea, Republic of
Research Site
Seoul, Songpa-gu, Korea, Republic of
Sponsors and Collaborators
AstraZeneca
Investigators
Study Director: Hyunah Caroline Choi AstraZeneca Korea

Additional Information:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00526708     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-CKR-CRE-2007/2
First Posted: September 10, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 1, 2010
Last Verified: November 2010

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
dyslipidemia
hypertension
rosuvastatin
efficacy
Naturalistic
Observational

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypertension
Dyslipidemias
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases
Rosuvastatin Calcium
Anticholesteremic Agents
Hypolipidemic Agents
Antimetabolites
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Lipid Regulating Agents
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors