National Survey on Hypertension in General Practitioner (GP) Consultation (Prophyl GP)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 12, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 6, 2009
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Brief Summary:
To evaluate (with sufficient accuracy) the profile(demographic and clinical characteristics, health care management) of hypertensive patients seen in general practitioner consultation.

Condition or disease

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 2853 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Profile of Hypertensive Patients Seen in General Practitioner Consultation
Study Start Date : April 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2008


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Demographic, clinical and health care characteristics [ Time Frame: Once ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
First three consecutive patients with hypertension seen by general practitioner

Inclusion Criteria:

  • male or female > or = 18 years old
  • Known hypertension
  • agree to take part in this study

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00695656

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: Castaigne, Medical Director AstraZeneca

Responsible Party: Alain Castaigne, Medical Director, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT00695656     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-CFR-DUM-2007/7
First Posted: June 12, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 6, 2009
Last Verified: August 2009

Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
general practitioner consultation
Patients with hypertension

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases