Organized Program To Initiate Lifesaving Treatment In Hospitalized Patients With Heart Failure (OPTIMIZE-HF)
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00344513|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 26, 2006
Last Update Posted : September 15, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Heart Failure, Congestive||Drug: Beta-blockers including Carvedilol Drug: ACE inhibitors||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Enrollment :||50000 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Organized Program to Initiate Lifesaving Treatment in Hospitalized Patients With Heart Failure (OPTIMIZE-HF): An Internet-based Registry and Process of Care Improvement Program for Heart Failure Patients|
|Study Start Date :||December 2002|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||June 2005|
- Drug: Beta-blockers including Carvedilol
- Drug: ACE inhibitors
Other Name: Beta-blockers including Carvedilol
- Evaluate the number and percentage of eligible patients who are discharged on optimal therapy. Evaluate all HF indicators recommended by JCAHO and CMS.
- Mortality Recurrent hospitalization Number of patients receiving beta-blockers therapy within 60 to 90 days of initiation and mean beta-blocker dose 60-90 days following discharge.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00344513
|Study Director:||GSK Clinical Trials||GlaxoSmithKline|