The Clinical Course of Coronary Artery Disease in Coronary Multidetector Computed Tomographic Angiogram (PREDICT)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified September 2010 by Inje University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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First received: June 11, 2010
Last updated: September 10, 2010
Last verified: September 2010
Study Type: Observational Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population Observational Model: Natural History Time Perspective: Longitudinal Time Perspective: Prospective

Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prognostic Role of Coronary Artery plaquEs in Patients With Suspected Coronary Artery Disease Using Multislice of Computed Tomography (PREDICT)

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Further study details as provided by Inje University:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Major cardiovascular events [ Time Frame: 1 years after the MDCT-scan ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Cardiovascular death, non-fatal MI, or any stroke

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • all causes of hospitalization [ Time Frame: 1 years after the MDCT-scan ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Requiring hospitalization

Estimated Enrollment: 5000
Study Start Date: September 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2010
Primary Completion Date: August 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:
The natural history of individual plaques is unknown and needs to be established. Multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) angiography is a useful noninvasive imaging modality for assessing coronary plaque. Using MDCT, the researchers prospectively investigate the relationship between the presence of coronary plaques and cardiovascular events

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
present typical/atypical chest pain

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Irregular heart beat
  • Known allergy towards the contrast agent
  • Renal dysfunction
  • Impossible breath-hold
  • Acute coronary syndrome patient
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01142973

Contact: Sung Uk Kwon, M.D. 82-31-910-7041

Korea, Republic of
Ilsan Paik hospital Recruiting
Goyang, Korea, Republic of
Contact: Sung Uk Kwon, M.D.    82-31-910-7041   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Inje University
Principal Investigator: Sung Uk Kwon, M.D. Inje univ. ilsan paik hospital
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Assistant professor, Inje university ILSAN paik hospital Identifier: NCT01142973     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: mdksu-mdct-001
Study First Received: June 11, 2010
Last Updated: September 10, 2010
Health Authority: Korea: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Heart Diseases
Vascular Diseases processed this record on November 27, 2015