French Registry of Acute Coronary Syndrome (Fast-MI)

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
French Cardiology Society
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris Identifier:
First received: May 5, 2008
Last updated: August 6, 2013
Last verified: August 2013

The Fast-MI registry was designed to evaluate the "real world" management of patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI), and to assess their in-hospital, medium and long-term outcomes

Condition Intervention
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Other: Blood sample

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: French Registry of Acute Coronary Syndrome With or Without ST Elevation

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Further study details as provided by Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • All causes mortality at each follow-up period [ Time Frame: 6 months, each year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Cardiovascular mortality [ Time Frame: 6 month, each year ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • validation of guidelines across the country [ Time Frame: 6 month, each year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Pharmacogenetic and cardiovascular genetic studies associated to clinical outcomes [ Time Frame: 6 month each year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
  • Serum databank for evaluation of biomarkers in MI [ Time Frame: 6 month each year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA

Whole blood, serum and DNA

Estimated Enrollment: 3750
Study Start Date: October 2005
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2017
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Adults (female and male) with a acute coronary syndrome
Other: Blood sample
60 ml of whole blood
Other Name: Blood sample

Detailed Description:

Primary objectives : compare survival following the admission to a USIC according to the terms of care


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

Admitted patients in a Unit of Coronary Intensive Care (USIC) for a acute coronary syndrome


Inclusion Criteria:

  • admission within the 48 hours after the occurence of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)
  • written informed consent for the DNA and serum databank

Exclusion Criteria:

  • AMI occured within the 48 hours after therapeutic intervention (bypass, coronary angioplasty or other chirurgical intervention)
  • diagnostic of AMI not confirmed
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00673036

French Society of Cardiology
Paris, France, 75012
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
French Cardiology Society
Principal Investigator: Nicolas DANCHIN, MD PH Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
  More Information


Additional publications automatically indexed to this study by Identifier (NCT Number):

Responsible Party: Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris Identifier: NCT00673036     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 04-1244
Study First Received: May 5, 2008
Last Updated: August 6, 2013
Health Authority: France: French Data Protection Authority

Keywords provided by Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris:
Coronary syndrome
Myocardial infarction
French registry

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myocardial Infarction
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Pathologic Processes
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases
Angina Pectoris
Chest Pain
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