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Gait Speed for Predicting Cardiovascular Events After Myocardial Infarction

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01484158
First Posted: December 2, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 22, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Yasushi Matsuzawa, Yokohama City University Medical Center
  Purpose
There are growing evidences that gait speed is inversely associated with all causes mortality especially cardiovascular mortality among the elderly. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the predictive value of gait speed for cardiovascular events in patients after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI).

Condition
Myocardial Infarction

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Gait Speed for Predicting Cardiovascular Events After Myocardial Infarction

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Further study details as provided by Yasushi Matsuzawa, Yokohama City University Medical Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Cardiovascular Events [ Time Frame: 5 years ]
    cardiovascular death, non-fatal myocardial infarction and non-fatal stroke


Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA
We retain only blood sample only in this study.

Enrollment: 450
Study Start Date: October 2001
Study Completion Date: December 2012
Primary Completion Date: December 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Myocardial Infarction
Patients with myocardial infarction

Detailed Description:
The investigators will enroll patients capable of walking with STEMI. All patients will receive successful reperfusion therapy within 12-hour from onset. Gait speed during cardiac rehabilitation is measured. Cardiovascular events were defined as a composite of cardiovascular death, non-fatal myocardial infarction and non-fatal stroke, for an average follow-up period.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   30 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with acute myocardial infarction.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction
  • Must be treated within 12 hours after symptom onset
  • Must be able to walk
  • Must receive successful primary percutaneous coronary intervention

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of prior myocardial infarction
  • Cerebrovascular disease with residual hemiplegia
  • Severe peripheral arterial disease
  Contacts and Locations
No Contacts or Locations Provided
  More Information

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Yasushi Matsuzawa, Primary Investigator, Yokohama City University Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01484158     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Gait Speed Outcome Study
First Submitted: November 30, 2011
First Posted: December 2, 2011
Last Update Posted: January 22, 2015
Last Verified: January 2015

Keywords provided by Yasushi Matsuzawa, Yokohama City University Medical Center:
Myocardial Infarction

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infarction
Myocardial Infarction
Ischemia
Pathologic Processes
Necrosis
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases