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Establishment and Evaluation to the Effects of a Clinical Pathway for Acute Ischemic Stroke (PAIS)

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00966316
First Posted: August 26, 2009
Last Update Posted: May 17, 2011
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Information provided by:
Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to determine whether the clinical pathway for acute ischemic stroke(with combination of traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine) is able to improve the outcome of acute ischemic stroke and evaluate its effect on hospital day and cost, etc. Meanwhile, the study will discuss the safety and efficiency of this kind of Clinical Pathway

Condition Intervention Phase
Acute Ischemic Stroke Drug: aspirin,chinese herbs; Phase 4

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Establishment and Evaluation to the Effects of a Clinical Pathway for Acute Ischemic Stroke

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Further study details as provided by Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • death rate;average hospital day;cost of hospitalization [ Time Frame: 3 months;discharge day ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Modified Rankin Scale (mRS) National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) Barthel Index degree of satisfaction [ Time Frame: 7 day;30 day;3 months ]

Enrollment: 314
Study Start Date: May 2009
Study Completion Date: January 2011
Primary Completion Date: August 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: pathway
aspirin,Chinese herbs;acupuncture;rehabilitation;health education;
Drug: aspirin,chinese herbs;
aspirin 300mg/100mg,qd,chinese herbs, one dose ,qd
Other Name: Bayer

Detailed Description:

Eligibility Ages Eligible for Study: 18 Years to 85 Years Genders Eligible for Study: Both Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Those clinically diagnosed with acute ischemic stroke ; 18-85 years old; Over 6 hours and within 14 days from onset 4<=NIHSS <=22; Informed consent signed by patient or his/her family ;

Exclusion Criteria:

Hemorrhagic stroke; Cerebral hernia; Serious heart, liver, lung, kidney functional failure,malignancy; Not cooperative with physician; Psychological disorder; Already taken part in other clinical drug trial within the past 3 months

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ischemic stroke diagnosed with both criteria of traditional Chinese medicine and western medicine;
  • 18-85 years old;
  • Over 6 hours and within 14 days from onset
  • 4<=NIHSS <=22;
  • Informed consent signed by patient or his/her family ;

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Hemorrhagic stroke;
  • Cerebral hernia;
  • Serious heart, liver, lung, kidney functional failure,malignancy;
  • Not cooperative with physician;
  • Psychological disorder;
  • Already taken part in other clinical drug trial within the past 3 months
  Contacts and Locations
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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00966316


Locations
China, Guangdong
Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine
Guangzhou, Guangdong, China, 510120
Sponsors and Collaborators
Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Investigators
Study Chair: yefeng cai, postgraduate Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Yefeng,Cai, Guangdong Provincial Hospital of Chinese Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00966316     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 200707004
First Submitted: August 25, 2009
First Posted: August 26, 2009
Last Update Posted: May 17, 2011
Last Verified: May 2011

Keywords provided by Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine:
Acute Ischemic Stroke;clinical pathway;TCM;

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Stroke
Ischemia
Cerebral Infarction
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Brain Infarction
Brain Ischemia
Aspirin
Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
Analgesics
Sensory System Agents
Peripheral Nervous System Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Antirheumatic Agents
Fibrinolytic Agents
Fibrin Modulating Agents
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Antipyretics