ACRIPAB- Trial: Anti Coagulation Regimen In High Risk PAtients for Bleeding

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2008 by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel Identifier:
First received: February 5, 2008
Last updated: February 14, 2008
Last verified: February 2008

To determine the safety/efficacy of Bivallirudin Vs unfractionated heparin (UFH) on top of dual antiplatelet therapy in patients with high tendency for bleeding during urgent and elective PCI.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hematologic Diseases
Drug: Bivalirudin
Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Treatment

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Further study details as provided by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • End points: Primary :Major & minor bleeding Port of entry related complications [ Time Frame: 30 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • End points: Secondary: 30 days MACE [ Time Frame: 30 days ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: February 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date: February 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Intervention Details:
    Drug: Bivalirudin
    Bivalirudin: loading dose 0.75mg/kg bolus During procedure: 1.75mg/kg/hour. UFH: loading dose 60 Units /kg During procedure: keeping ACT < 250

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

Inclusion criteria (any of the following):

  • ≥75 years
  • Creatinin clearance rate < 60 ml per minute
  • Anemia (Hb 9-11 mg%)
  • Hypertension: BP > 180/95 mmHg but less than 210/110 m Hg
  • Diabetic Pts
  • Steroid treated Pts
  • Recent (within 6 weeks) non major surgery
  • Pts with hematological disorders associated with tendency for bleeding like Thrombocytopenia (platelets 50000-150000) included TTP;

Exclusion Criteria:

Exclusion criteria:

  • Age < 18 year
  • Acute STEMI (Primary PCI)*
  • Rescue angioplasty <12h after lytic therapy*
  • Active bleeding
  • S.C LMWH < 8 hours or UFH < 4 hours before PCI
  • Using IIb /IIIa as an upstream therapy before PCI
  • PCI which will be involved with obligatory IIb /IIIa therapy:

(thrombotic complication, occlusive dissection)

  • INR>1.5 on day of cathetrization
  • Bolus of 600mg of Clopidogrel before PCI
  • Current pregnancy or women in reproductive age without contraceptives
  • Hypersensitivity to heparin or bivalirudin or its components *(possible using IIB/IIIA)
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00616460

Contact: Alexander Feldman, MD 972-4-6495275

Heart Institute haEmek Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Afula, Israel, 18101
Contact: Alexander Feldman, MD    972-4-6495273   
Sponsors and Collaborators
HaEmek Medical Center, Israel
Principal Investigator: Yoav Turgeman, MD Heart Institute HaEmek medical center
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Dr Yoav Turgeman, Heart Institute, HaEmek Medical Center Identifier: NCT00616460     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0124-07-EMC
Study First Received: February 5, 2008
Last Updated: February 14, 2008
Health Authority: Israel: Ethics Commission

Keywords provided by HaEmek Medical Center, Israel:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hematologic Diseases
Enzyme Inhibitors
Hematologic Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Pharmacologic Actions
Protease Inhibitors
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Therapeutic Uses processed this record on May 28, 2015