Experience in Predicting Decision Making for Receiving Treatment in Acute Coronary Syndrome Patients

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Mahidol University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
First received: March 10, 2011
Last updated: NA
Last verified: March 2011
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to examine the predictability of cognitive representation, emotional responses, and hospitalization experience toward the decision to receive treatment of the acute coronary syndrome patients.

Acute Coronary Syndrome

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cognitive Representation, Emotional Responses and Hospitalization Experience in Predicting Decision Making for Receiving Treatment Among Patients With Acute Coronary Syndrome

Further study details as provided by Mahidol University:

Enrollment: 132
Study Start Date: April 2009
Study Completion Date: September 2010
Primary Completion Date: August 2010 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Acute coronary syndrome


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Acute coronary syndrome patients

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Clinical diagnosis of acute coronary syndrome
  • Patients who had first experience or recurrent acute coronary syndrome

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Still have chest pain within 24 hours ago
  • Cognition or communication disorder or having psychotic or neurologic symptoms
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01313338

Mahidol Univesity
Bangkoknoi, Bangkok, Thailand, 10700
Sponsors and Collaborators
Mahidol University
Principal Investigator: Pimpa Thepphawan, M.Sc Mahidol University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Pimpa Thepphawan, Mahidol university
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01313338     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 114/2552(EC3) 
Study First Received: March 10, 2011
Last Updated: March 10, 2011
Health Authority: Thailand: Ethical Committee

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Cardiovascular Diseases
Heart Diseases
Myocardial Ischemia
Pathologic Processes
Vascular Diseases

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