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Therapeutic Areas: Cardiology/Vascular Diseases | Trauma (Emergency, Injury, Surgery) | Family Medicine
Disease Category: Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction)
Location: United States, FL
Translate - Data Registry Study - Prospective, longitudinal, observational study of patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) treated with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) and ADP receptor inhibitor
The overall goals of TRANSLATE-ACS are to examine in-hospital and longitudinal outcomes of AMI patients managed with PCI, as well as to assess post-discharge care patterns and treatment adherence. In particular, we will examine how physicians are making treatment choices between marketed ADP receptor inhibitors; factors influencing downstream continuation of and adherence to these medications; and real-world effectiveness, safety, and health care costs in a broad-based patient population.
Patient Inclusion Criteria: Adults with NSTEMI, or STEMI, implementing standard clinical, Electrocardiographic and cardiac biomarker criteria (Troponin I > .07 ng/mL), treated with PCI during the MI hospitalization and treated with ADP Receptor Inhibitor (including clopidogrel, prasugrel, ticlopidine, or ticagrelor) during the MI hospitalization and prescribed ADP Receptor Inhibitor at discharge.
Patient Exclusion Criteria:
- Exclude ALL patients participating in clinical trial that specifies ADP Receptor Inhibitor treatment in the next 12 months.
- Patient who is unable to comply with follow up procedures as outlined in study protocol
- Patient who is unsuitable for study participation in the estimation of the Investigator
Veta Markland-Gentles, RN, Clinical Research Coordinator
Holy Cross Jim Moran Heart and Vascular Research Institute
1951 NE 47th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Phone: (954) 229-8400
Fax: (954) 229-8597
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