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Study of Rehabilitation Therapy on Patients After Acute Myocardial Infarction

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00725088
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2008 by Ministry of Science and Technology of the People´s Republic of China.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : July 30, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 25, 2008
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Ministry of Science and Technology of the People´s Republic of China

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to determine whether exercise rehabilitation can reduce mortality, reinfarction or heart failure of patients after acute myocardial infarction.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Acute Myocardial Infarction Behavioral: Exercise training Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Estimated Enrollment : 300 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Study of Rehabilitation Therapy on Patients After Acute Myocardial Infarction
Study Start Date : December 2006
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2010

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Arm Intervention/treatment
Experimental: 1
exercise training group
Behavioral: Exercise training
Exercise training
No Intervention: 2
control group



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cardiac mortality [ Time Frame: one year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Non-fatal reinfarction, revascularization(PCI/CABG), ischemic stroke, unstable angina pectoris needs for hospitalization, severe heart failure needs for hospitalization [ Time Frame: one year ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   35 Years to 74 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of ST-elevated myocardial infarction
  • Heart function class I-II(killip classification)
  • Agree to take cardiopulmonary exercise testing before discharge
  • Signature of the informed consent document

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of myocardial infarction
  • Acute myocardial infarction with severe complications(such as pulmonary edema, severe cardiac arrhythmia or cardiogenic shock)
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Other severe diseases, such as HIV infection, malignant tumor or chronic diseases of liver, kidney or pulmonary
  • Not be capable of exercise training

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00725088


Contacts
Contact: Wei Gao, MD 86-10-82268200 dr_gaowei@yahoo.com
Contact: Fuchun Zhang 86-10-62017691 ext 8203 zhang.fuchun@medmail.com.cn

Locations
China, Beijing
Peking University Third Hospital Recruiting
Beijing, Beijing, China, 100083
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ministry of Science and Technology of the People´s Republic of China
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Wei Gao, MD Peking University Third Hospital

Responsible Party: Yong Huo, Peking University First Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00725088     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006BAI01A02-10
First Posted: July 30, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 25, 2008
Last Verified: July 2008

Keywords provided by Ministry of Science and Technology of the People´s Republic of China:
ST-Elevated Myocardial Infarction
Exercise Training
Rehabilitation

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infarction
Myocardial Infarction
Ischemia
Pathologic Processes
Necrosis
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases