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Development and Efficacy Evaluation of Integrated Chronic Care and Health Promotion Model for Patients With Coronary Artery Disease in Taiwan

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified July 2010 by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital Identifier:
First received: May 18, 2011
Last updated: May 19, 2011
Last verified: July 2010
The hypothesis of this project is to examine whether the integrated health care program as the intervention group can reduce the recurrence and mortality of coronary artery-related diseases than the traditional one as the comparison group.

Condition Intervention
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Stable Angina
Behavioral: Integrated health care team
Other: Traditional group

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Further study details as provided by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Death, non-fatal MI, non-fatal stroke, recurrent angina, emergency room (ER) visit due to any CV-related diseases or readmission due to any CV-related diseases confirmed by the physicians. [ Time Frame: one year ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • BP, lipid, glucose, EBM drugs and self-care efficacy [ Time Frame: one year ]
    1. Blood pressure < 140/90 mmHg (< 130/80 mmHg in the diabetics and patients with chronic kidney disease)
    2. Hypercholesterolemia:LDL < 100 mg/dl
    3. Diabetic:HbA1c < 7%
    4. Smoking cessation rate
    5. Adherence rate of EBM medication including anti-platelet agent, beta-blocker, RAS blocker and lipid-lowering agent.
    6. Efficacy of self care

Estimated Enrollment: 400
Study Start Date: January 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: January 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
No Intervention: Comparison group Other: Traditional group
CAD education fryers
Experimental: Integrated health care team Behavioral: Integrated health care team
CAD education fryers, drugs counseling, diet intervention, individualized exercise program, body weight control, smoking cessation program, and distant CAD care monitoring


Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 85 Years   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients who suffered from acute myocardial infarction or stable angina with intervention (CABG or PTCA)

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Age > 85 yrs old.
  2. Worse short-term prognosis (e.g.cancer, congestive heart failure NYHA IV)
  3. Any systemic disease which will limit the exercise program (e.g. bed-ridden stroke)
  4. Unable to participate in the trial due to any logic reasons
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01357096

Contact: Sheng-Hsiung Sheu, MD 88673121101 ext 7741
Contact: Tsung-Hsien Lin, MD. PHD 88673121101 ext 7741

Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital Recruiting
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807
Contact: Tsung-Hsien Lin, MD, PHD    88673121101 ext 7741   
Principal Investigator: Sheng-Hsiung Sheu, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
  More Information

Responsible Party: Sheng-Hsiung Sheu, Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital Identifier: NCT01357096     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 990179
Study First Received: May 18, 2011
Last Updated: May 19, 2011

Keywords provided by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital:

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myocardial Infarction
Angina, Stable
Pathologic Processes
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Angina Pectoris
Chest Pain
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases
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