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The Role of Emotional Stress in Patients With Stress-induced Cardiomyopathy

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified February 2015 by Dr. Samir Said, University of Magdeburg.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 11, 2015
Last Update Posted : February 11, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Samir Said, University of Magdeburg

Brief Summary:
The event-related potentials may be different in patients with Takotsubo cardiomyopathy than in patients without Takotsubo.

Condition or disease
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy

Detailed Description:
In patients with Takotsubo diagnosed by coronary angiography, the event-related potentials are investigated and compared with a control group, which consists of subjects without Takotsubo.

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Study Type : Observational [Patient Registry]
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 6 Months
Official Title: Event-related Potentials in Patients With Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
Study Start Date : June 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : August 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date : August 2015

Resource links provided by the National Library of Medicine

MedlinePlus related topics: Cardiomyopathy


Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Event-related potentials [ Time Frame: up to 1 year ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 90 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients with Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy compared with healthy subjects and patients with ACS.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age >18 years
  • Written informed consent
  • Takotsubo cardiomyopathy for group 1. ACS for group 3.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Psychiatric diseases
  • Impaired versus, non compliant patients, heart disease for group 2.
  • Takotsubo-like syndrome.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT02361073

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Contact: Samir M Said, MD +49-3916715206
Contact: Katja Mueller +49-1604429214

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University Hospital Magdeburg Recruiting
Magdeburg, Germany, 39112
Principal Investigator: Samir M Said, MD         
Sub-Investigator: Katja Mueller         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Magdeburg

Additional Information:

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Responsible Party: Dr. Samir Said, MD, University of Magdeburg Identifier: NCT02361073     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: UM-PC-0813
First Posted: February 11, 2015    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 11, 2015
Last Verified: February 2015
Keywords provided by Dr. Samir Said, University of Magdeburg:
Stress-induced cardiomyopathy
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
Ventricular Dysfunction