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Alere Triage fs B-type Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) Method Comparison Evaluation (ABC)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alere San Diego Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2011
Last updated: January 12, 2015
Last verified: September 2011
This study will evaluate method correlation and mean bias between six B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) platforms.

Specimens With BNP Values of 5 to 5000 pg/ml Triage

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Alere Triage fs BNP Method Comparison Evaluation

Further study details as provided by Alere San Diego:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • bias [ Time Frame: Sept 2011 ]

Enrollment: 360
Study Start Date: July 2011
Study Completion Date: September 2011
Primary Completion Date: September 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Emergency Department, Hospital

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Samples with BNP range of 5-5000 pg/ml
  • Samples with sufficient volume for testing

Exclusion Criteria:

  • BNP <5 pg/ml
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01434433

Sponsors and Collaborators
Alere San Diego
Principal Investigator: Fred Apple, M.D. Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation
  More Information

Responsible Party: Alere San Diego Identifier: NCT01434433     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BSTE-9012
Study First Received: September 13, 2011
Last Updated: January 12, 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Natriuretic Peptide, Brain
Natriuretic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on June 22, 2017