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Safety of High-dose Tirofiban During Coronary Angioplasty (SANTISS)

This study has been completed.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First Posted: December 4, 2007
Last Update Posted: February 2, 2011
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Information provided by:
S. Anna Hospital
This single-centre study is intended to retrospectively check the safety of high-dose bolus of tirofiban in patients who underwent percutaneous angioplasty.

Condition Intervention Phase
Coronary Artery Disease Drug: tirofiban Drug: Clopidogrel Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Safety of High-dose Tirofiban in Patient Undergoing Coronary Angioplasty.

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Further study details as provided by S. Anna Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Measure: all cause mortality [ Time Frame: one year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • measure: major bleeding [ Time Frame: one year ]

Enrollment: 2000
Study Start Date: December 2007
Study Completion Date: February 2009
Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: A
Drug: tirofiban
tirofiban high dose bolus 25µ/Kg
Other Name: Aggrastat
Placebo Comparator: B
Drug: Clopidogrel

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing percutaneous coronary angioplasty

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Known allergy to tirofiban
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00566891

S Anna Hospital
Catanzaro, Italy, 88100
Sponsors and Collaborators
S. Anna Hospital
Principal Investigator: Michele Schiariti, MD University of Roma La Sapienza
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Responsible Party: S Anna Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00566891     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SHA-1-2007
First Submitted: November 30, 2007
First Posted: December 4, 2007
Last Update Posted: February 2, 2011
Last Verified: February 2009

Keywords provided by S. Anna Hospital:
percutaneous coronary angioplasty
side effects

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Coronary Disease
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Purinergic P2Y Receptor Antagonists
Purinergic P2 Receptor Antagonists
Purinergic Antagonists
Purinergic Agents
Neurotransmitter Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents