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Subclinical Hypothyroidism and Acute Anterior Myocardial Infarction: Is it Cardio-protective or Not?

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03017157
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : January 11, 2017
Last Update Posted : January 11, 2017
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Brief Summary:
The study plans to investigate whether recovery of the heart function after acute anterior myocardial infarction is dependent upon improvement in thyroid gland functioning.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Heart Injuries Other: Echo-cardiogram Other: Blood test

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 50 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Study Start Date : January 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 2017
Estimated Study Completion Date : April 2017

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MedlinePlus related topics: Heart Attack

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Anterior Myocardial Infarction
Patients who have suffered anterior myocardial infarction in our hospital
Other: Echo-cardiogram
Patients will undergo echo-cardiogram to determine improvement in their heart function and this will be compared to thyroid function

Other: Blood test
Blood test to determine thyroid function




Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Ejection Fraction Improvement [ Time Frame: 40 days ]
    Improvement in ejection fraction as shown in echo-cardiogram

  2. Improvement in thyroid function [ Time Frame: 40 days ]
    Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) level will be normal.



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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients who have suffered anterior myocardial infarction who have been hospitalized in our hospital's cardiac unit.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Have suffered anterior myocardial infarction

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Do not receive thyroid treatment
  • No history of ischemic heart disease

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03017157


Contacts
Contact: Rami Abo Fane, MD, PhD ramia@hy.health.gov.il

Locations
Israel
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Hadera, Israel, 38100
Contact: Rami Abo Fane, MD, PhD       ramia@hy.health.gov.il   
Principal Investigator: Rami Abo Fane, MD, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Responsible Party: Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03017157     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0096-16-HYMC
First Posted: January 11, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 11, 2017
Last Verified: January 2017
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Injuries
Thoracic Injuries
Wounds and Injuries