Efficacy of Statin Association With Standard Treatment in Prevention of Recurrent Hemorrhage in Patient With Cirrhosis and Variceal Bleeding
This study has been completed.
Juan A. Arnaiz
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Juan A. Arnaiz, Hospital Clinic of Barcelona
First received: March 29, 2010
Last updated: March 18, 2015
Last verified: March 2015
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been completed.|
|Study Completion Date:||September 2013|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Abraldes JG, Villanueva C, Aracil C, Turnes J, Hernandez-Guerra M, Genesca J, Rodriguez M, Castellote J, García-Pagán JC, Torres F, Calleja JL, Albillos A, Bosch J; BLEPS Study Group. Addition of Simvastatin to Standard Therapy for the Prevention of Variceal Rebleeding Does Not Reduce Rebleeding but Increases Survival in Patients With Cirrhosis. Gastroenterology. 2016 May;150(5):1160-1170.e3. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.01.004. Epub 2016 Jan 14.