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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 15, 2011
Last Update Posted : January 14, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alere San Diego

Brief Summary:
This study will evaluate method correlation and mean bias between six B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) platforms.

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

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 360 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Alere Triage fs BNP Method Comparison Evaluation
Study Start Date : July 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : September 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2011

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. bias [ Time Frame: Sept 2011 ]

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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 (NCT number): NCT01434433

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

Responsible Party: Alere San Diego Identifier: NCT01434433     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: BSTE-9012
First Posted: September 15, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 14, 2015
Last Verified: September 2011

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Natriuretic Peptide, Brain
Natriuretic Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs