Functional Evaluation With Questionnaire in Patients Investigated for Suspected Peripheral Artery Disease (WELCH-bis)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2012 by University Hospital, Angers.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Angers Identifier:
First received: June 28, 2012
Last updated: July 17, 2012
Last verified: July 2012

The purpose of this study is to test the routine faisibility of a questionnaire to estimate walking impairment(The WELCH questionnaire) in patients investigated for suspected PAD.

Peripheral Artery Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Estimation de la capacité Fonctionnelle a la Marche Par Questionnaire Clinique Chez Des Patients adressés Pour Bilan artériel Des Membres inférieurs: Etude WELCH-bis

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Angers:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Scoring of the WELCH. Percent scored questionnaires [ Time Frame: 1 day ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Predetermined scored . Scoring is optional and compared to scoring of the WIQ

Estimated Enrollment: 700
Study Start Date: July 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Investigation for lower limb arteries
Patients referred for investigation of assumed peripheral artery disease (PAD)

Detailed Description:

The WELCH and WIQ questionnaires are self completed by the patients and scored by the physician after self-completion.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Patients referred for arterial leower limb investigations


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Sigjned consent for the data treatment as a database

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Non french native language age < 18 years old
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01632033

Contact: Pierre Abraham, MD; PhD +33 241353637
Contact: Denise JOLIVOT, MD

University Hospital Recruiting
Angers, France
Contact: P Abraham   
Principal Investigator: P Abraham, MD, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Angers
Study Chair: Denise JOLIVOT, MD University Hospital, Angers
  More Information

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Responsible Party: University Hospital, Angers Identifier: NCT01632033     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PL 2012/14
Study First Received: June 28, 2012
Last Updated: July 17, 2012
Health Authority: France: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by University Hospital, Angers:
Peripheral artery disease

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases processed this record on July 01, 2015