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Comparison of the Evaluation of CAD by CT AngioScan and Coronary Angiogram (CTAS-MCAS)

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 January 2013 by Université de Sherbrooke.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01779986
First Posted: January 30, 2013
Last Update Posted: January 30, 2013
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Université de Sherbrooke
  Purpose
The use of CT Coronary Angioscan (CT-AS) is gaining popularity, but its exact value as evaluation of CAD requires confirmation. We intend to compare the results of CT-AS and convention coronary angiogram results in patients who are scheduled for an ascending aorta aneurysm reparation surgery. These examens are standard of care before this surgery, so there is no additional danger or disadvantage for the patient. We hope to confirm that CT-AS is a reliable screening test for CAD in patient undergoing heart surgery for other reason than CAD.

Condition
Coronary Artery Disease

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Comparison of the Evaluation of CAD by CT AngioScan and Coronary Angiogram in Patient as Part of Preoperative Evaluation in Ascending Aorta Replacement Surgery Patients.

Further study details as provided by Université de Sherbrooke:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Presence of CAD [ Time Frame: less than 6 monthes between two tests ]
    The CAD seen on CT-AS as compared to the results of the gold-standard test of coronary angiogram.


Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: January 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: February 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: February 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 89 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with ascending aorta aneurysm undergoing preoperative evaluation of CAD by CT-Angioscan and Coronary angiogramm before surgical reparation.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Ascending aorta aneurysm waiting for surgical correction
  • Willing to participate
  • Needing a Coronary angiogram and a CT-AS for medical reasons

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Refuse to participate
  • Allergy to contrast material
  • Incomplete results or having one of the test done in another hospital
  • Arrythmia
  • More than 6 months between the two exams
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01779986


Locations
Canada, Quebec
CHUS Fleurimont Recruiting
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, J1H 5N4
Contact: Paul Farand, M.Sc    819-346-1110    paul.farand@sherbrooke.ca   
Principal Investigator: Gérald Gahide, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Paul Farand, MD, MSc         
Sub-Investigator: Tamas Z Fulop, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Francis Rivest, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Université de Sherbrooke
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Gerald Gahide, MD PHD Université de Sherbrooke
  More Information

Responsible Party: Université de Sherbrooke
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01779986     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CTAS-MCAS UdeS 12-073
First Submitted: January 28, 2013
First Posted: January 30, 2013
Last Update Posted: January 30, 2013
Last Verified: January 2013

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Coronary Disease
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Arteriosclerosis
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases