Real-life EValuation Of High Dose RosUvastatin in High Risk Patients After TitraTION (REVORUTION)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 10, 2007
Last Update Posted : March 20, 2012
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Brief Summary:
To evaluate achievement ratio of treatment target goal in hypercholesterolemia patients with high risk after high dose rosuvastatin(20mg/day) titration

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 1482 participants
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: An Observational, Non-interventional, Multi-center Study to Evaluate Efficacy and Tolerability of High Dose Rosuvastatin in High Risk Patients After Titration
Study Start Date : May 2007
Actual Primary Completion Date : April 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : April 2008

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Hypercholesteromia patients with high risk according to NCEP ATP III guideline in Korean tertiary care centers

Inclusion Criteria:

  • High-risk hyperlipidemia patients who are prescribed with rosuvastatin 10mg, based on the physician's clinical decision and fulfill the following criteria

    1. Over 18 years of age
    2. Have history of CHD or CHD risk equivalents, such as peripheral arterial disease, abdominal aortic aneurysm, symptomatic carotid artery disease (TIA or stroke of carotid origin or >50% obstruction of carotid artery), DM, and 2+ risk factors with 10-year risk CHD>20%

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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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00526721

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
Study Director: Hyunah Caroline Choi AstraZeneca Korea

Responsible Party: AstraZeneca Identifier: NCT00526721     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-CKR-CRE-2007/6
First Posted: September 10, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 20, 2012
Last Verified: March 2012

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
LDL target goal
high risk patients

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