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Cardiogoniometry for Early Diagnosis of Coronary Artery Disease Symptomatik

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01174680
First Posted: August 4, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 14, 2017
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Stiftung Institut fuer Herzinfarktforschung
  Purpose
The register study CGM@CAD will examine whether cardiogoniometry can provide additional information concerning the indication for a diagnostic coronary angiography and if so, which additional value it has. Therefore, an additional cardiogoniometry will be carried out in consecutive patients who have been diagnosed with myocardial ischemia by means of established methods (exercise ECG, stress echocardiography, myocardial scintigraphy, or stress-MRT) and for whom an intracardiac catheter examination is regarded as indicated. The results of the different methods - particularly the results of the exercise ECG and the cardiogoniometry - will be checked against the results of the invasive examination as gold standard and the discharge diagnosis with regards to any correlation.

Condition Intervention
Stable Angina Pectoris Procedure: cardiogoniometry

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: Cardiogoniometry Zur Früherkennung CAD Symptomatik

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Further study details as provided by Stiftung Institut fuer Herzinfarktforschung:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • additional value of cardiogoniometry [ Time Frame: at hospital admission ]
    The protocol defines that the medical examination is to be preformed at hospital adimssion and again at discharge. Aim is to examine if cardiogoniometry can provide additional information for the decision to perform a diagnostic coronary angiography and if so, which additional value it has.

  • additional value of cardiogoniometry [ Time Frame: at hospital discharge ]
    The protocol defines that the medical examination is to be preformed at hospital adimssion and again at discharge. Aim is to examine if cardiogoniometry can provide additional information for the decision to perform a diagnostic coronary angiography and if so, which additional value it has.


Enrollment: 43
Actual Study Start Date: December 2010
Study Completion Date: April 2011
Primary Completion Date: February 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Experimental: patients with stable angina pectoris
stable patients, who have been admitted to one of the participating centres for an elective coronary angiography
Procedure: cardiogoniometry
In the course of the project a cardiogoniometry will be carried out during the ambulant or residential hospitalization before the coronary angiography.

  Eligibility

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

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Indication for a coronary angiography
  • Age > 18 years
  • Patients written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with known CHD (condition after myocardial infarction and/or angio-graphically proven stenosis > 50% and/ or revascularization )
  • Patients with acute coronary syndrome
  • Patients with pace maker
  • Severe valvular heart defect
  • 50% extrasystole
  • Patients with dysrhythmia, which make a correct interpretation impossible (e.g. VES, bigeminies and other dysrhythmia with a high impact such as atrial extrasystoles)
  • Branch block
  • Atrial fibrillation
  Contacts and Locations
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  More Information

Responsible Party: Stiftung Institut fuer Herzinfarktforschung
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01174680     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CGM@CAD
First Submitted: June 7, 2010
First Posted: August 4, 2010
Last Update Posted: March 14, 2017
Last Verified: August 2010

Keywords provided by Stiftung Institut fuer Herzinfarktforschung:
cardiogoniometry
stable angina pectoris patients

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Angina Pectoris
Angina, Stable
Chest Pain
Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Signs and Symptoms