Survey to Assess Why People Are Not Responding to Treatment in Hypertension

This study has been completed.
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First received: October 1, 2009
Last updated: November 1, 2011
Last verified: November 2011

October 1, 2009
November 1, 2011
November 2009
September 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Percentage of patients, according to the level of cardiovascular risk, who, at the end of the visit:- do not present any modification of hypertension treatment (therapeutic inertia) - present a change in the hypertension therapeutic [ Time Frame: on day 1 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Analyses of the factors that had an impact on the therapeutic decision [ Time Frame: on day 1 ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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Survey to Assess Why People Are Not Responding to Treatment in Hypertension
Observational Survey Assessing the Factors of Treatment Intensification in Uncontrolled Hypertensive Patients Under a Combination Therapy, Either Fixed or Not, of a Renin-Angiotensin System Blocker (RASB) and Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ), According to Their Level of Cardiovascular Risk.
This study will describe the factors influencing the physician in face of elevated blood pressure in already treated patients
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Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Retention:   None Retained
Non-Probability Sample
Uncontrolled hypertensive patients under a combination therapy, either fixed or not, of a renin-angiotensin system blocker and hydrochlorothiazide
Arterial Hypertension
Drug: Telmisartan (Kinzal/Pritor, BAY68-9291)
Patients under daily life treatment receiving Pritor according to local drug information.
Group 1
Intervention: Drug: Telmisartan (Kinzal/Pritor, BAY68-9291)
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September 2010
September 2010   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Men or women over 18
  • Hypertensive patients
  • Uncontrolled hypertension (blood pressure >/=140/90 mmHg on the day of consultation or >/=130/80 mmHg in diabetic patients or in patients suffering from kidney failure, or in elderly patients with a systolic blood pressure >/=150 mmHg (in the absence of orthostatic hypotension)
  • Patients treated with a combination, fixed or not, of Renin-Angiotensin System Blocker (RASB) + Hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ)
  • Patients examined in common medical care practice, whatever the reason for consultation
  • Patients informed of the study
18 Years and older
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
14675, KL0911FR, BI INTENS
Medical Director, Bayer Schering Pharma AG
International Clinical Trials Association
Study Director: Bayer Study Director Bayer
November 2011

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