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Cardiac Arrhythmia Suppression Trial (CAST)

Launched by NATIONAL HEART, LUNG, AND BLOOD INSTITUTE (NHLBI) · Oct 27, 1999

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Trial Information

Current as of June 13, 2024

Completed

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Description

BACKGROUND: Each year over 400,000 people in the United States die suddenly of coronary heart disease. The majority have known coronary heart disease. Of these, the post-myocardial infarction population constitutes a large proportion. About 8 to 15 percent of patients who recover from an acute myocardial infarction die in the subsequent year. Half of these deaths are usually sudden, presumably due to arrhythmia. Advanced age, poor ventricular function, and presence of ventricular arrhythmias can identify post-MI patients at high risk of sudden cardiac death and all-cause mortality. A numb...

Gender

All

Eligibility criteria

  • Men and women with ventricular premature depolarization six days to two years after the start of myocardial infarction.

Attachments

readout_NCT00000526_2024-06-13.pdf

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NCT00000526_study_protocol.pdf

4.5 MB

About company

The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID, /ˈnaɪ.æd/) is one of the 27 institutes and centers that make up the National Institutes of Health (NIH), an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). NIAID's mission is to conduct basic and applied research to better understand, treat, and prevent infectious, immunologic, and allergic diseases.

Contacts

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Jennifer Cobb

Immunology at National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)

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Timeline

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Not reported

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