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FINGER; Finland-Germany Myocardial Infarction Study (FINGER)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00828698
First Posted: January 26, 2009
Last Update Posted: January 26, 2009
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Collaborators:
Medical Council of the Finnish Academy of Science
Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research
Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie
Kommission für Klinische Forschung
German Research Foundation
Information provided by:
University of Oulu
January 23, 2009
January 26, 2009
January 26, 2009
January 1996
January 2000   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
All cause mortality [ Time Frame: 10years ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
Sudden cardiac death [ Time Frame: 10 years ]
Same as current
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FINGER; Finland-Germany Myocardial Infarction Study
Finnish-German Prospective, Observational Follow-up Study on Risk Assessment of Mortality After Myocardial Infarction
The purpose of this observational study is to find characteristics and risk stratification methods for identification of subjects who have increased risk of death, especially sudden cardiac death, after acute myocardial infarction.
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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Retention:   Samples With DNA
Description:
DNA samples from Finnish subjects in the study have been retained.
Non-Probability Sample
Consecutive patients who have been hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction from Munich, Germany and Oulu, Finland
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Other: No intervention
Acute Myocardial Infarction patients
Intervention: Other: No intervention

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
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January 2000   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction
  • Consent to the study
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Child, Adult, Senior
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Finland,   Germany
 
 
NCT00828698
Finger-96
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Professor Heikki V Huikuri, University of Oulu
University of Oulu
  • Medical Council of the Finnish Academy of Science
  • Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research
  • Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie
  • Kommission für Klinische Forschung
  • German Research Foundation
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University of Oulu
January 2009