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Pan-European Survey on the Under Treatment of Hypercholesterolemia (CEPHEUS)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00542867
First Posted: October 12, 2007
Last Update Posted: November 20, 2007
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Information provided by:
AstraZeneca
  Purpose
The survey try to establish the proportion of patients on lipid-lowering pharmacological treatment reaching the LDL-C goals according to the Third Joint European Task Force guidelines, overall and by country.·

Condition
Hypercholesterolemia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Pan-European Survey on the Under Treatment of Hypercholesterolemia

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Further study details as provided by AstraZeneca:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • The number and percentage of patients achieving the LDL-C goals, according to the Third Joint European Task Force guidelines, overall and by country.

Enrollment: 6500
Study Start Date: January 2006
Study Completion Date: November 2007
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients had to be on a lipid-lowering drug treatment for at least 3 months, with no dose change for a minimum of 6 weeks.
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00542867


Sponsors and Collaborators
AstraZeneca
Investigators
Principal Investigator: M. Hermans UCL
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00542867     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SRP-CB-CRE-2006/01
First Submitted: October 11, 2007
First Posted: October 12, 2007
Last Update Posted: November 20, 2007
Last Verified: November 2007

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Hypercholesterolemia
Third Joint European Task Force guidelines
Survey

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperlipidemias
Dyslipidemias
Lipid Metabolism Disorders
Metabolic Diseases