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The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00225680
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 26, 2005
Last Update Posted : February 1, 2012
Information provided by:
Cook Group Incorporated

Brief Summary:
This trial will compare the long term safety and effectiveness of the V Flex Plus PTX Drug Eluting coronary stent with conventional treatment for in-stent restenosis for coronary arteries.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Coronary Artery Disease Device: drug eluting coronary stent Not Applicable

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 124 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: ELUTES II - In Stent ELUTES Study
Study Start Date : April 2002
Study Completion Date : August 2005

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Angiographic target vessel failure (TVF) at follow up

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Major adverse events
  2. Target lesion revascularization

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient has given informed consent
  • Patient has target lesion in native coronary artery or coronary bypass graft
  • Patient has in-stent restenosis >60%
  • Patient has reference artery diameter 2.7-3.5
  • Patient agrees to return for clinical assessment at 1, 6, 9, 12 and 24 months and for a treadmill test at 9 months and an angiogram at 9 months and 24 months.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient is less than 18 years of age
  • Patient is pregnant or breast feeding
  • Patient has history of bleeding diathesis or coagulopathy or will refuse blood transfusions.
  • Patient is simultaneously participating in another investigative interventional cardiovascular drug or device study.
  • Patient has known hypersensitivity or contraindication to aspirin or stainless steel or a sensitivity to contrast agent.

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00225680

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United States, Indiana
Contact Sponsor
Bloomington, Indiana, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
Cook Group Incorporated
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Principal Investigator: Ivan DeScheerder, MD University Hospital of Gathuisberg

Layout table for additonal information Identifier: NCT00225680    
Other Study ID Numbers: 524
First Posted: September 26, 2005    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 1, 2012
Last Verified: January 2012
Keywords provided by Cook Group Incorporated:
coronary artery
drug eluting
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Coronary Artery Disease
Coronary Disease
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Arterial Occlusive Diseases
Vascular Diseases