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

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01142973
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2010 by Inje University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : June 14, 2010
Last Update Posted : September 13, 2010
Information provided by:
Inje University

Brief Summary:
Study Type: Observational Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population Observational Model: Natural History Time Perspective: Longitudinal Time Perspective: Prospective

Condition or disease
Atherosclerosis Cardiovascular Diseases Coronary Artery Disease

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

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 5000 participants
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)
Study Start Date : September 2005
Primary Completion Date : August 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2010

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Major cardiovascular events [ Time Frame: 1 years after the MDCT-scan ]
    Cardiovascular death, non-fatal MI, or any stroke

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. all causes of hospitalization [ Time Frame: 1 years after the MDCT-scan ]
    Requiring hospitalization

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
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 ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01142973

Contact: Sung Uk Kwon, M.D. 82-31-910-7041 prof.mdksu@gmail.com

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

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Assistant professor, Inje university ILSAN paik hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01142973     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: mdksu-mdct-001
First Posted: June 14, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: September 13, 2010
Last Verified: September 2010

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Coronary Disease
Heart Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases