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Slow Coronary Artery Flow: Influence on Morbidity and Mortality

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified January 2008 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier:
First received: January 16, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: January 2008
History: No changes posted
To compare patients with Slow Coronary Artery Flow to patients with normal flow and to determine whether there is a difference in their future incidence of heart disease.

Coronary Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Slow Coronary Artery Flow: Influence on Morbidity and Mortality

Further study details as provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • How many hospitalizations for major coronary events in patients with or without slow coronary artery flow. [ Time Frame: Six months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Estimated Enrollment: 50
Study Start Date: January 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2008 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Patients diagnosed with slow coronary artery flow during coronary angiography
Patients with normal coronary artery flow observed during coronary angiography


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who underwent coronary angiography in the Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who underwent coronary angiography

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with coronary occulsion above 50%
  • Patients with severe valve disorder
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00603226

Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Yaniv Levi, MD Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Yaniv Levi, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00603226     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 57/2007 
Study First Received: January 16, 2008
Last Updated: January 16, 2008
Health Authority: Israel: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:
Coronary slow flow phenomenon
Coronary angiography
Acute coronary syndrome
Chest pain
Unstable angina

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Coronary Disease
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases processed this record on December 07, 2016