To Assess the Predictive Value of D-dimer Level on the Occurrence of Cardiovascular Events (COAGFAII)

This study has been completed.
Ministry of Health, France
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Hopital Lariboisière Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2010
Last updated: October 19, 2010
Last verified: September 2010

The primary aim of the study was to assess whether D-Dimer level at entry or an increase of D-Dimer level during the follow-up could predict the occurrence of subsequent cardiovascular events in patients with atrial fibrillation.

Atrial Fibrillation

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Place Des D-dimères Dans la Prise en Charge Des Patients en Fibrillation Auriculaire : Evaluation de la Valeur prédictive Des D-dimères Sur la Survenue d'événements Thromboemboliques

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Further study details as provided by Hopital Lariboisière:

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples Without DNA

No biospecimens are to be retained

Enrollment: 425
Study Start Date: January 2001
Study Completion Date: July 2007
Primary Completion Date: July 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Patients will be followed-up every 4 months with clinical assessment and D-dimer blinded measurement.


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

Patients with atrial fibrillation encountered in usual care


Inclusion Criteria:

  • atrial fibrillation

Exclusion Criteria:

  • follow-up not possible, poor prognosis within 3 months
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01224574

Paris, France
Sponsors and Collaborators
Hopital Lariboisière
Ministry of Health, France
Principal Investigator: Isabelle Mahé, MD,PhD Hopital Lariboisière
  More Information

Responsible Party: Projet Hospitalier de Recherche Clinique Régional, Direction de la Recherche Clinique Identifier: NCT01224574     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AOR 01 029
Study First Received: September 13, 2010
Last Updated: October 19, 2010
Health Authority: France: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Hopital Lariboisière:
atrial fribrillation, cardiovascular events, aging, D-dimer

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes processed this record on April 17, 2014