Registry of Cardiovascular Disease Patients (CVD Registry)
A computerized registry of cardiovascular disease patients in a large health maintenance organization in Israel. The registry is aimed to be used by health professionals to identify cardiovascular disease patients and to follow the courses of their illnesses and risk factors.
Ischemic Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Peripheral Vascular Disease
|Study Type:||Observational [Patient Registry]|
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Retrospective
|Target Follow-Up Duration:||1 Month|
|Official Title:||Computerized Registry of Cardiovascular Disease Patients|
- Number of Patients with Cardiovascular disease [ Time Frame: Up to 100 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- prevalence rates of CVD [ Time Frame: up to 100 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Major Adverse Cardiac Events [ Time Frame: up to 100 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Number of LDL Tests performed reaching target LDL [ Time Frame: up to 100 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- Proportion of dyslipidemia patients treated with Statins [ Time Frame: up to 100 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
- hospitalization days due to CVD [ Time Frame: up to 100 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
|Study Start Date:||January 1998|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2100 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
|Cardiovascular Disease Patients|
The registry was initiated in 1998 by Maccabi Healthcare services, which is the second largest publicly funded HMO in Israel,serving 24% of the total population with a nationwide distribution.
The registry uses advanced information technology that integrates personal computerized community and hospital records, data from laboratory tests, dispensed medications, physiological signals, radiological images, and reports from investigations and procedures.
|Maccabi Healthcare Services|
|Tel Aviv, Israel, 68125|
|Study Director:||Gabriel Chodick, PHD||Head,Epidemiology & Database Reseaech Unit, Medical Division, Maccabi H.S|