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National Survey on Hypertension in Cardiologic Private Practice (Prophyl C)

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: NCT00695175
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : June 11, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 6, 2009
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Brief Summary:
To evaluate (with sufficient accuracy) the profile(demographic and clinical characteristics, health care management) of hypertensive patients seen in private cardiology consultation by holding account of type of exercise of the cardiologist (private exclusive or mixed hospital and private).

Condition or disease

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 1800 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Profile of Hypertensive Patients Seen in Private Cardiology Consultation
Study Start Date : February 2008
Actual Study Completion Date : September 2008

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Demographic, clinical and health care characteristics [ Time Frame: Once ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
First three consecutive patients with hypertension seen by Cardiologists

Inclusion Criteria:

  • male or female > or = 18 years old
  • Known hypertension
  • agree to take part in this study

Exclusion Criteria:

  • none

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00695175

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Sponsors and Collaborators
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Study Director: Alain Castaigne, Medical Director AstraZeneca

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Responsible Party: Alain Castaigne, Medical Director, AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals Identifier: NCT00695175    
Other Study ID Numbers: NIS-CFR-DUM-2007/6
First Posted: June 11, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 6, 2009
Last Verified: August 2009
Keywords provided by AstraZeneca:
Private cardiology consultation
Patients with hypertension
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Vascular Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases