Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Pioglitazone
This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Nobuhiro Tahara, Kurume University
First received: July 22, 2008
Last updated: September 26, 2012
Last verified: September 2012
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||April 2012|
|Primary Completion Date:||April 2009 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Nitta Y, Tahara N, Tahara A, Honda A, Kodama N, Mizoguchi M, Kaida H, Ishibashi M, Hayabuchi N, Ikeda H, Yamagishi S, Imaizumi T. Pioglitazone decreases coronary artery inflammation in impaired glucose tolerance and diabetes mellitus: evaluation by FDG-PET/CT imaging. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013 Nov;6(11):1172-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2013.09.004.
Kodama N, Tahara N, Tahara A, Honda A, Nitta Y, Mizoguchi M, Kaida H, Ishibashi M, Abe T, Ikeda H, Narula J, Fukumoto Y, Yamagishi S, Imaizumi T. Effects of pioglitazone on visceral fat metabolic activity in impaired glucose tolerance or type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Nov;98(11):4438-45. doi: 10.1210/jc.2013-2920. Epub 2013 Sep 12.
Mizoguchi M, Tahara N, Tahara A, Nitta Y, Kodama N, Oba T, Mawatari K, Yasukawa H, Kaida H, Ishibashi M, Hayabuchi N, Harada H, Ikeda H, Yamagishi S, Imaizumi T. Pioglitazone attenuates atherosclerotic plaque inflammation in patients with impaired glucose tolerance or diabetes a prospective, randomized, comparator-controlled study using serial FDG PET/CT imaging study of carotid artery and ascending aorta. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 Oct;4(10):1110-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2011.08.007.