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Comparison of Coronary CT Angiography to Invasive Coronary Angiography

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified August 2005 by Hadassah Medical Organization.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Information provided by:
Hadassah Medical Organization Identifier:
First received: September 4, 2005
Last updated: November 6, 2006
Last verified: August 2005
The purpose of the trial is to investigate the accuracy of coronary CT compared to the conventional "gold standard" cardiac catheterization.

Condition Intervention
Atherosclerosis, Coronary Procedure: coronary catheterization

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Official Title: A Trial Comparing the Sensitivity and Specificity of Coronary Angiography With Coronary CT Angiography

Further study details as provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • CT sensitivity and specificity

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: January 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2005
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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

40 Patients who are scheduled to undergo coronary angiogram will be recruited at Mount Scopus and Ein Kerem

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. CABG or stent implantation in the past.
  2. Atrial fibrillation
  3. Contraindication for beta blockers

    1. Obstructive pulmonary disease
    2. Severe peripheral vascular disease
    3. Sick sinus syndrome or AV block greater than 1st degree.
    4. Systolic blood pressure below 100 mm Hg.
  4. Renal disease or other conditions that might increase the risk of contrast nephropathy (diabetes mellitus, SLE, paraproteinemia, malignancy, liver disease)
  5. Allergy to contrast material.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00146887

Contact: Ronen Durst, MD 972-2-6777111

Hadassah Medical Center Recruiting
Jerusalem, Israel
Contact: Ronen Durst, MD    972-2-50-7874548   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hadassah Medical Organization
Principal Investigator: ronen durst, MD Hadassah Medical Organization
  More Information Identifier: NCT00146887     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 21-03.09.04-HMO-CTIL
Non applicable
Study First Received: September 4, 2005
Last Updated: November 6, 2006

Keywords provided by Hadassah Medical Organization:
Coronary CT

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Coronary Artery Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Coronary Disease
Heart Diseases processed this record on August 16, 2017