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Eliquis Regulatory Post Marketing Surveillance

This study is currently recruiting participants. (see Contacts and Locations)
Verified July 2016 by Bristol-Myers Squibb
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Bristol-Myers Squibb Identifier:
First received: June 21, 2013
Last updated: August 8, 2016
Last verified: July 2016
The primary objective of this study is to examine the safety profile of Eliquis in Korean nonvalvular atrial fibrillation patients.

Condition Intervention
NonValvular Atrial Fibrillation
Drug: Apixaban

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Eliquis (Apixaban) Regulatory Postmarketing Surveillance in Clinical Practice for Stroke Prevention in Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation

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Further study details as provided by Bristol-Myers Squibb:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Adverse events (AE) occurrence based on Incidence of serious adverse events, unexpected adverse drug reactions, Identification of AE profile in usual practice Nonserious adverse events, major bleeding [ Time Frame: within 30 days after end of the treatment ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Final identification of major events and no event based on Incidence of stroke, systemic embolism, death, Effectiveness or death at 24 months after discontinuation of therapy or at the end of the observation period (whatever is later) [ Time Frame: At 3, 6, 12, and 24 months after enrollment ]
    Final identification of major events based on Incidence of stroke, systemic embolism, death, Effectiveness: No evidence of stroke, systemic embolism, or death at 24 months after discontinuation of therapy or at the end of the observation period (whatever is later)

  • Final evaluation of clinical significance of Eliquis is provided by the physician's subjective decision (Excellent, Good, Moderate, Insufficient) [ Time Frame: At 3, 6, 12, and 24 months after enrollment ]

Estimated Enrollment: 3000
Study Start Date: June 2013
Estimated Study Completion Date: October 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: October 2017 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation patients with risk of Stroke
Patients undergoing elective total hip replacement arthroplasty or elective total knee replacement arthroplasty and signed on the data release
Drug: Apixaban
Other Name: Eliquis


Ages Eligible for Study:   19 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients visiting outpatient department of hospital

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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients ≥19 years of age
  • Adult patients who are diagnosed with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation and are initiating Eliquis anticoagulation therapy for risk reduction of stroke and systemic embolism
  • Patients with evidence of a personally signed and dated informed consent document indicating that the patient (or a legally acceptable representative) has been informed of all pertinent aspects of the study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Receiving Eliquis treatment for an indication that is not approved in Korea
  • Contraindicated for the use of Eliquis as described in the Korean label
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01885598

Contact: Recruiting sites have contact information. Please contact the sites directly. If there is no contact information, please email:
Contact: First line of the email MUST contain NCT# and Site #.

Korea, Republic of
Local Institution Recruiting
Seoul, Korea, Republic of, 110-756
Contact: Site 0001         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Bristol-Myers Squibb
Study Director: Bristol-Myers Squibb Bristol-Myers Squibb
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: Bristol-Myers Squibb Identifier: NCT01885598     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CV185-259
Study First Received: June 21, 2013
Last Updated: August 8, 2016

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes
Factor Xa Inhibitors
Serine Proteinase Inhibitors
Protease Inhibitors
Enzyme Inhibitors
Molecular Mechanisms of Pharmacological Action
Anticoagulants processed this record on May 25, 2017