CMR Repeatability in STEMI

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Elisa McAlindon, University of Bristol Identifier:
First received: November 7, 2011
Last updated: July 8, 2013
Last verified: July 2013

The investigators propose to conduct a study to measure the reproducibility of CMR parameters that have been used to predict outcome following PPCI: infarct size, left ventricular volumes, myocardial salvage, microvascular obstruction (MVO) and myocardial oedema.


Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Scan Repeatability in ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

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Further study details as provided by University of Bristol:

Estimated Enrollment: 40
Study Start Date: November 2011


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 85 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

ST segment elevation myocardial infarction


Inclusion Criteria:

Participant may enter study if ALL of the following apply

  1. ST segment myocardial infarction as defined by ECG (by 2 contiguous limb leads with >1 mm ST-segment elevation, or >2 mm ST-segment elevation in contiguous precordial leads, or new LBBB) and > 20 minutes of cardiac chest pain
  2. Written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria:

Participant may not enter study if ANY of the following apply

  1. Contraindication to MRI (implanted pacemaker/ defibrillator, ferromagnetic metal implant/ injury, claustrophobia, obesity/ too large for CMR scanner)
  2. Known allergy to gadolinium
  3. Chronic atrial fibrillation
  4. Renal impairment with eGFR <30
  5. Cardiogenic shock
  6. Patients with special communication needs
  Contacts and Locations
Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01468662

United Kingdom
Bristol Heart Institute
Bristol, United Kingdom, BS2 8HW
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Bristol
Principal Investigator: Elisa McAlindon, BMBS University of Bristol
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Elisa McAlindon, Cardiology Clinical Research Fellow, University of Bristol Identifier: NCT01468662     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Study 1569
Study First Received: November 7, 2011
Last Updated: July 8, 2013
Health Authority: United Kingdom: Research Ethics Committee

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Myocardial Infarction
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases processed this record on April 17, 2014