ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov Menu

Akershus Cardiac Examination (ACE) 1950 Study (ACE1950)

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.
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01555411
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : March 15, 2012
Last Update Posted : May 7, 2018
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
University Hospital, Akershus
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Vestre Viken Hospital Trust

March 13, 2012
March 15, 2012
May 7, 2018
September 2012
May 2015   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Outcomes related to CVD and CV-associated conditions [ Time Frame: Maximum 35 years ]
Not Provided
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01555411 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
  • Specific CV endpoints; e.g. acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, etc. [ Time Frame: Maximum 35 years ]
  • Specific CV-associated conditions, including renal, cerebrovascular, pulmonary, etc. [ Time Frame: Maximum 35 years ]
  • Specific clinical phenotypes; e.g. myocardial and arterial structure and function, lung function, etc. [ Time Frame: Maximum 35 years ]
Not Provided
  • Impact of left atrial size and function measurements by echocardiography on stroke risk in an 62-65-year-old cohort [ Time Frame: Within 35 years ]
  • Relation between cognitive function and sub-clinical CVD in a 62-65-year-old Norwegian population cohort [ Time Frame: Maximum 35 years ]
Not Provided
 
Akershus Cardiac Examination (ACE) 1950 Study
Akershus Cardiac Examination 1950 Study - a Cohort Study on Cardio- and Cerebrovascular Disease in 62-65-year-old Subjects
Akershus Cardiac Examination (ACE) 1950 Study is a large, observational, prospective, longitudinal, population-based cohort study. The overall aim is to establish an extensive cardio- and cerebrovascular age cohort of elderly subjects for various longitudinal long-term follow-up studies of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease.

Design: The Akershus Cardiac Examination (ACE) 1950 Study is a population-based, prospective, cerebro- and cardiovascular age-cohort study of all men and women born in 1950 in Akershus County, Norway.

Time schedule: Study inclusion and baseline examinations took place in the period September 2012 - May 2015. Follow-up and sub-studies are ongoing.

Current status: As per May 2018, follow-up and sub-studies are ongoing.

Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Not Provided
Retention:   Samples With DNA
Description:
Blood samples, including for genetic testing, and urine.
Non-Probability Sample
Residents of Akershus County, Norway, born in 1950.
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Heart Failure
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
Not Provided
No treatment

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Active, not recruiting
3706
6000
December 2050
May 2015   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Resident in Akershus County (as per October 2011, prior to study invitation)
  • Born in the year of 1950
  • Ability to consent to participation
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
62 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Yes
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Norway
 
 
NCT01555411
2011/1475 C
AFIA (initial study name) ( Other Identifier: Vestre Viken Hospital Trust and Akershus University Hospital )
Yes
Not Provided
Not Provided
Vestre Viken Hospital Trust
Vestre Viken Hospital Trust
University Hospital, Akershus
Study Director: Arnljot Tveit, MD, PhD Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, Department of Medical Research
Study Director: Helge Røsjø, MD, PhD University Hospital, Akershus
Principal Investigator: Trygve Berge - member of steering committee, MD Vestre Viken Hospital Trust, Department of Medical Research
Principal Investigator: Pål Smith - member of steering committee, MD, PhD University Hospital, Akershus
Principal Investigator: Kjetil Steine - member of steering committee, MD, PhD University Hospital, Akershus
Principal Investigator: Torbjørn Omland - member of steering committee, MD, PhD University Hospital, Akershus
Principal Investigator: Magnus N Lyngbakken - member of steering committee, MD University Hospital, Akershus
Vestre Viken Hospital Trust
May 2018