Establishing the Incidence of Tako-tsubo Cardiomyopathy in Scotland (STARR)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03299569|
Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : October 3, 2017
Last Update Posted : October 3, 2017
|Condition or disease|
|Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Myocardial Infarction|
Each centre put in place two methods of identification of past Tako-tsubo caes:
- Each local PI received a NSS list containing CHI numbers of all patients coded under Code I42.8, which is for "Other Cardiomyopathies" in the ICD 10 system.
- Each local PI also enabled a search method in their cardiac catheterisation reporting software in order to identify remaining cases.
The Research Fellow travels to the designated sites to carry out the following work:
- Cross-check all electronic records of all CHI numbers returned from the NSS to identify only the Tako-tsubo cases from all cases returned under Code I42.8 to each individual local PI.
- Carry out searches in the cardiac catheterisation software of each hospital to identify the remaining cases.
- Identify an equal number of MI controls from within the Grampian area.
We will collect clinical data off all Tako-tsubo patients retrospectively and prospectively. The STARR study will benefit from the unique electronic linkage of health records in Scotland.
The STARR study database will be used as a stepping stone to large epidemiology and mechanistic studies.
|Study Type :||Observational [Patient Registry]|
|Estimated Enrollment :||800 participants|
|Target Follow-Up Duration:||13 Years|
|Official Title:||Establishing the Incidence of Tako-tsubo Cardiomyopathy in Scotland - the STARR Study|
|Actual Study Start Date :||July 29, 2016|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||December 31, 2023|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2023|
All patients diagnosed with Takotsubo cardiomyopathy in Scotland since 2010.
An equal number of myocardial infarction patients in NHS Grampian since 2010.
- Identify number of Takotsubo cases in Scotland [ Time Frame: 13 years ]Identify number of Takotsubo cases in Scotland
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03299569
|Contact: Dana Dawson, MD, MRCP||01224 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Amelia Rudd, HND||01224 email@example.com|
|Cardiac Research Office||Recruiting|
|Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom, AB25 2ZD|
|Contact: Amelia Rudd, HND 01224 559573 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Principal Investigator:||Dana Dawson, MD, MRCP||University of Aberdeen|