Education and Awareness Program Targeting the Assessment of Adherence of the Treatment of Dyslipidemia (PRECAVER)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00557778|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 14, 2007
Last Update Posted : April 28, 2011
|Condition or disease|
|Patients With Dyslipidemia|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||600 participants|
|Official Title:||Education and Awareness Program Targeting the Assessment of Adherence of the Treatment of Dyslipidemia|
|Study Start Date :||November 2007|
|Primary Completion Date :||September 2010|
|Study Completion Date :||September 2010|
Receives treatment with rosuvastatin, according to International and National Guidelines on hypercholesterolemia.
Receives the same treatment as group 1 and information on health improvement, diet and exercises applied to the disease that is being treated. The positive impact of the information upon treatment will be statistically evaluated.
- Assess the LDL-C reduction in the group exposed to the educational program compared to the group with routine orientation
- Assess cardiovascular risk through Framingham's score, · · Identify personal characteristics of the study population regarding their health, compile demographic characteristics regarding education, economic and cultural status.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00557778
|Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil|
|Study Director:||Jose Eduardo Neves, MD||AstraZeneca Brazil Ltda|
|Principal Investigator:||Francisco Jose Saraiva, MD||PUC-Campinas|