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Atorvastatin Versus Simvastatin In The Prevention Of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) In Patients With Known CHD (IDEAL)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00159835
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted : April 22, 2015
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Tracking Information
First Submitted Date  ICMJE September 8, 2005
First Posted Date  ICMJE September 12, 2005
Last Update Posted Date April 22, 2015
Study Start Date  ICMJE February 1999
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Current Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: September 8, 2005)
Time to of a major coronary event: 1) non-fatal acute myocardial infarction 2) coronary death 3) resuscitated cardiac arrest
Original Primary Outcome Measures  ICMJE Same as current
Change History
Current Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: October 5, 2005)
1) Time to any CHD event, 2) Time to Hospitalization with primary diagnosis of CHF, 3) Time to Cerbrovascular Event, 4) Time to PAD, 5) Time to any CV event and 6) All Cause Mortality
Original Secondary Outcome Measures  ICMJE
 (submitted: September 8, 2005)
1) Time to of any CHD event (any primary event, revascularization procedure, or hospitalized unstable angina) 2) Time to hospitalization with primary diagnosis of CHF 3) Time to cerebrovascular events 4) Time to peripheral arterial disease 5) Time to an
Current Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Original Other Pre-specified Outcome Measures Not Provided
Descriptive Information
Brief Title  ICMJE Atorvastatin Versus Simvastatin In The Prevention Of Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) In Patients With Known CHD
Official Title  ICMJE Atorvastatin Compared With Simvastatin In The Prevention of CHD Morbidity And Mortality In Patients With CHD
Brief Summary To investigate whether a long-term strategy to lower LDL cholesterol with atorvastatin as much as possible will improve prognosis in CHD patients compared with a strategy reflecting current best clinical practice with simvastatin.
Detailed Description Not Provided
Study Type  ICMJE Interventional
Study Phase  ICMJE Phase 4
Study Design  ICMJE Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition  ICMJE Cardiovascular Diseases
Intervention  ICMJE
  • Drug: atorvastatin
  • Drug: simvastatin
Study Arms  ICMJE Not Provided
Publications *

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Recruitment Information
Recruitment Status  ICMJE Completed
Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: October 5, 2005)
Original Enrollment  ICMJE
 (submitted: September 8, 2005)
Study Completion Date  ICMJE March 2005
Primary Completion Date Not Provided
Eligibility Criteria  ICMJE

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Previous myocardial infarction

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Women who are breast feeding or are pregnant
Sex/Gender  ICMJE
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Ages  ICMJE up to 80 Years   (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Accepts Healthy Volunteers  ICMJE No
Contacts  ICMJE Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Listed Location Countries  ICMJE Denmark,   Finland,   Iceland,   Netherlands,   Norway,   Sweden
Removed Location Countries  
Administrative Information
NCT Number  ICMJE NCT00159835
Other Study ID Numbers  ICMJE ATV-N-98-001
Has Data Monitoring Committee Not Provided
U.S. FDA-regulated Product Not Provided
IPD Sharing Statement  ICMJE Not Provided
Responsible Party Not Provided
Study Sponsor  ICMJE Pfizer
Collaborators  ICMJE Not Provided
Investigators  ICMJE
Study Director: Pfizer Call Center Pfizer
PRS Account Pfizer
Verification Date April 2015

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