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Evaluation of Syncope,Its Diagnosis, Treatment, Outcome and Prognosis (E-STOP)

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: NCT00764985
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 2, 2008
Last Update Posted : July 2, 2010
Transoma Medical
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St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Brief Summary:
The investigators want to look at how patients admitted after passing out (syncope) or nearly passing out (pre-syncope) do after going home and how many of them remain free of symptoms of syncope or pre-syncope.

Condition or disease

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 540 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: E-STOP Registry: A Registry for the Evaluation of Syncope,Its Diagnosis, Treatment, Outcome and Prognosis Using Our SELF-Pathway
Study Start Date : June 2008
Actual Primary Completion Date : July 2009
Actual Study Completion Date : July 2010

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MedlinePlus related topics: Fainting


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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:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patietns admitted to the adult medicine service at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital with diagnossi of syncope or near syncope

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All adult patients (age 18 or older) admitted with syncope or near-syncope

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients who do not speak/read the language of the consent form
  • Prisoners
  • Patients who are of altered mental status or had head trauma
  • Refusal or inability to sign consent

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00764985

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United States, New York
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, New York, United States, 10025
Sponsors and Collaborators
St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center
Transoma Medical
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Responsible Party: Suneet Mittal, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospitals Identifier: NCT00764985    
Other Study ID Numbers: ESTOP-08-024
First Posted: October 2, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: July 2, 2010
Last Verified: July 2010
Keywords provided by St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center:
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Consciousness Disorders
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Nervous System Diseases