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The Effects of Inhaled Iloprost on Congenital Heart Disease With Eisenmenger Syndrome

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01283958
First Posted: January 26, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 26, 2011
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Information provided by:
Gachon University Gil Medical Center
  Purpose
Identification of the pathophysiology associated with Eisenmenger's syndrome has led to the evaluation of targeted therapies. Iloprost, a prostacyclin analogue, is one such targeted therapy used in patients with Eisenmenger's syndrome. The purpose of our study is to assess the effects of inhaled iloprost on patients with Eisenmenger's syndrome.

Condition
Eisenmenger's Syndrome

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Study of the Effects of Inhaled Iloprost on Congenital Heart Disease With Eisenmenger Syndrome

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Further study details as provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:

Enrollment: 12
Study Start Date: September 2007
Study Completion Date: May 2010
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
12 patients with Eisenmenger's syndrome diagnosed by right side cardiac catheterization
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients with Eisenmenger's syndrome diagnosed by right side cardiac catheterization

Exclusion Criteria:

  Contacts and Locations
No Contacts or Locations Provided
  More Information

Responsible Party: Song I Yang, Gil Hospital, Gachon University of Medicine
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01283958     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: no sponsor
First Submitted: January 25, 2011
First Posted: January 26, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 26, 2011
Last Verified: May 2010

Keywords provided by Gachon University Gil Medical Center:
Iloprost, Eisenmenger's syndrome

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Syndrome
Heart Diseases
Heart Defects, Congenital
Eisenmenger Complex
Disease
Pathologic Processes
Cardiovascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Abnormalities
Congenital Abnormalities
Iloprost
Platelet Aggregation Inhibitors
Vasodilator Agents