Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
10/10/2002
Date assigned
10/10/2002
Last edited
02/07/2009
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr CP Lau

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Medicine
Division of Cardiology
University of Hong Kong
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-
Hong Kong

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

511002

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration.

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular

Intervention

Patients were enrolled either into educational classes and exercise training 6 h/week for 8 weeks plus conventional medical management or conventional medical therapy alone. Costs of equipment and staff salary were estimated. A set of quality of life (QOL) questionnaires was used to collect data by interviewing.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration.

Overall trial start date

01/04/2000

Overall trial end date

30/04/2001

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Those with acute myocardial infarction within 6 weeks or post-percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Other

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration.

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not meet inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/04/2000

Recruitment end date

30/04/2001

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Hong Kong

Trial participating centre

Department of Medicine
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-
Hong Kong

Sponsor information

Organisation

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

Sponsor details

Health Welfare and Food Bureau
Government Secretariat
HKSAR
20th floor Murray Building
Garden Road
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-
Hong Kong
+852 (0)2973 8288
hsrf@hwfb.gov.hk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.fhb.gov.hk/grants/english/funds/funds_hhsrf/funds_hhsrf_abt/funds_hhsrf_abt.html

Funders

Funder type

Not defined

Funder name

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

2004 results on http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15605326

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Yu CM, Lau CP, Chau J, McGhee S, Kong SL, Cheung BM, Li LS, A short course of cardiac rehabilitation program is highly cost effective in improving long-term quality of life in patients with recent myocardial infarction or percutaneous coronary intervention., Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 2004, 85, 12, 1915-1922.

Additional files

Editorial Notes