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Survival Trends in Myocardial Infarction 1994 - 2010

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 12, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 15, 2018
NHS Tayside
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Dundee

Brief Summary:

Practice in management of myocardial ischemia and infarction has changed significantly over the past 20 years, both in terms of immediate management and secondary prevention.

The aim of this observational study is to utilize the established record linkage data available in Tayside to investigate the trends in survivors of myocardial infarction in Tayside since 1994.

Condition or disease
Myocardial Infarction

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 8000 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Survival Trends in Myocardial Infarction 1994 - 2010
Actual Study Start Date : March 1, 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : March 1, 2011
Actual Study Completion Date : March 1, 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Heart Attack

Myocardial Infarction - STEMI
Myocardial Infarction - NSTEMI

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cardiovascular Mortality [ Time Frame: 20 years ]
    All cardiovascular mortality

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cardiovascular hospitalisation [ Time Frame: 20 years ]
    Hospitalisation for cardiovascular cause after initial presentation

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients with Myocardial Infarction in Tayside 1994 - 2010

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Myocardial Infarction

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Nil

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01086072

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United Kingdom
Douglas Elder
Dundee, United Kingdom, DD19SY
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Dundee
NHS Tayside
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Responsible Party: University of Dundee Identifier: NCT01086072    
Other Study ID Numbers: ELD003
First Posted: March 12, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: May 15, 2018
Last Verified: March 2010
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Myocardial Infarction
Pathologic Processes
Myocardial Ischemia
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases