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Ramadan Fasting Effects in Patients With Cardiovascular Risk Factors

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT02720133
First Posted: March 25, 2016
Last Update Posted: June 20, 2016
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Pr. Semir Nouira, University of Monastir
  Purpose
Ramadan Fasting has multiple effects on the variation of hematological and biochemical parameters.

Condition Intervention
Cardiovascular Risk Factors Fasting Biological: biochemical parameters

Study Type: Observational [Patient Registry]
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Target Follow-Up Duration: 3 Months
Official Title: Ramadan Fasting Effects in Patients With Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Further study details as provided by Pr. Semir Nouira, University of Monastir:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • all cause clinical complications [ Time Frame: 5 years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • evidence of acute coronary complications [ Time Frame: 5 years ]

Other Outcome Measures:
  • clopidogrel and aspirin related complications [ Time Frame: 5 years ]

Enrollment: 500
Study Start Date: July 2013
Study Completion Date: September 2015
Primary Completion Date: September 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Patients with cardiovascular risk factors who fast Ramadan
Stable clinical and biochemical parameters before Ramadan fasting
Biological: biochemical parameters

patients will be collected for analysis of blood standard examinations such as blood glucose, electrolytes (potassium, sodium, magnesium calcium), renal function and also the blood count, platelet aggregation.

All these tests should be practice before, during and after Ramadan fasting for comparison.

Other Names:
  • hematological parameters assay
  • verify now assay

Detailed Description:
This is a prospective observational study, including patients with cardiovascular risk factors and doing the fast of Ramadan with assessment before, during and after the month of Ramadan.
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Stable patients with cardiovascular risk factors who fast during Ramadan
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with cardiovascular risk factors in stable conditions
  • Ramadan fasting

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Impossibility, contraindication or interruption of fasting
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02720133


Locations
Tunisia
Emergency Departement
Monastir, Non-US/Canada, Tunisia, 5000
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Monastir
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Semir Nouira, Pr. University Hospital Of Monastir Tunisia
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Pr. Semir Nouira, Head of departement, University of Monastir
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02720133     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: GR2
First Submitted: July 24, 2014
First Posted: March 25, 2016
Last Update Posted: June 20, 2016
Last Verified: June 2016
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: Undecided

Keywords provided by Pr. Semir Nouira, University of Monastir:
ramadan fasting
variation of biochemical parameters
variation of hematological parameters
verify now assay