Vitamin D in Patients With Heart Failure (KarViD)

This study has been completed.
Information provided by:
Hvidovre University Hospital Identifier:
First received: July 13, 2007
Last updated: June 23, 2011
Last verified: July 2007

To investigate the prevalence of vitamin D deficiency in patients with Heart Failure.

To investigate if vitamin D levels are correlated to the degree of Heart Failure.

Heart Failure

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Hvidovre University Hospital:

Enrollment: 148
Study Start Date: June 2005
Study Completion Date: May 2007

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

Heart Failure patients


Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient in the Heart Failure Clinic, Hvidovre Hospital
  • Willing to participate and sign informed consent over 18 years of age
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00501553

Hvidovre University Hospital
Hvidovre, Denmark, 2650
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hvidovre University Hospital
Principal Investigator: Louise L Schierbeck, MD Hvidovre UH
Study Chair: Jens-Erik B Jensen, MD, PhD Hvidovre UH
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00501553     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2005-41-5263, (KF)01 264904
Study First Received: July 13, 2007
Last Updated: June 23, 2011
Health Authority: Denmark: Danish Dataprotection Agency

Keywords provided by Hvidovre University Hospital:
Heart Failure,
Vitamin D status,

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Heart Failure
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vitamin D
Bone Density Conservation Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Pharmacologic Actions
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