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Longitudinal Strain in Addition to Visual Assessment of Wall Motion for Ruling in Ischemia in the Emergency Room

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01111643
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified April 2010 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : April 27, 2010
Last Update Posted : April 27, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
To assess the utility of technician-based analysis of echocardiograms with longitudinal strain for ruling-in ischemic chest pain in the emergency room, compared to emergency room (ER) physician opinion and expert echocardiographer analysis of wall motion, both the latter blinded to any relevant clinical data .

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Chest Pain Device: Echocardiogram

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : April 2008
Estimated Primary Completion Date : May 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : May 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Chest Pain
U.S. FDA Resources

Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
I Device: Echocardiogram
An echocardiogram will be repeated at every step, from baseline to peak heart rate setting.


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients admitted to the ER because of chest pain with no prior history coronary artery disease.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Chest pain
  • No indication of acute myocardial infarction

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients admitted for acute myocardial infarction
  • Patients with known coronary artery disease
Contacts and Locations

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Locations
Israel
Emergency Department Hille Yaffe Medical Center Recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: David S Blondheim, MD    972-4630-4488    davidb@hy.health.gov.il   
Principal Investigator: David S. Blondheim, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
More Information

Responsible Party: David S. Blondheim, MD, Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01111643     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0023-08-HYMC-CTIL
First Posted: April 27, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 27, 2010
Last Verified: April 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Chest Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Signs and Symptoms