FINGER; Finland-Germany Myocardial Infarction Study

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Medical Council of the Finnish Academy of Science
Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research
Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie
Kommission für Klinische Forschung
German Research Foundation
Information provided by:
University of Oulu
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00828698
First received: January 23, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: January 2009
History: No changes posted

January 23, 2009
January 23, 2009
January 1996
January 2000   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
All cause mortality [ Time Frame: 10years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
Sudden cardiac death [ Time Frame: 10 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
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FINGER; Finland-Germany Myocardial Infarction Study
Finnish-German Prospective, Observational Follow-up Study on Risk Assessment of Mortality After Myocardial Infarction

The purpose of this observational study is to find characteristics and risk stratification methods for identification of subjects who have increased risk of death, especially sudden cardiac death, after acute myocardial infarction.

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Observational
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Retention:   Samples With DNA
Description:

DNA samples from Finnish subjects in the study have been retained.

Non-Probability Sample

Consecutive patients who have been hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction from Munich, Germany and Oulu, Finland

Acute Myocardial Infarction
Other: No intervention
Acute Myocardial Infarction patients
Intervention: Other: No intervention

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
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January 2000   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction
  • Consent to the study
Both
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No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Finland,   Germany
 
NCT00828698
Finger-96
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Professor Heikki V Huikuri, University of Oulu
University of Oulu
  • Medical Council of the Finnish Academy of Science
  • Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research
  • Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie
  • Kommission für Klinische Forschung
  • German Research Foundation
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University of Oulu
January 2009

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