Ventricular Remodeling and Heart Failure after Myocardial Infarction: A Community Study

  • Study type:

    Observational What is this?

    Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:

    • Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
    • Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
    • Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.

Study IDs

  • Site IRB:

    • Rochester, Minnesota: 13-009187
  • NCT ID:

    NCT02047396
  • Sponsor Protocol Number:

    13-009187

About this study

To comprehensively characterize Left Ventricular (LV) remodeling after Myocardial Infarction (MI) in the community, study the association between patterns of remodeling and biological pathways and examine the association between the predictors of remodeling and heart failure after Myocardial Infarction.

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. If you need assistance understanding the eligibility criteria, please contact the study team.

See eligibility criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. Hospitalized patients with a clinical diagnosis of Myocardial Infarction.
  2. Residents of Olmsted, Dodge, Goodhue, Wabasha, Winona, Fillmore and Mower Counties.
  3. Able to provide informed consent.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. Previous clinical diagnosis of Myocardial Infarction
  2. Previous diagnosis of Heart Failure and/or Cardiomyopathy
  3. Diagnosis of Apical Ballooning Syndrome
  4. Planned Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) during index hospitalization
  5. Unable to provide informed consent

Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact us for help.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Veronique Roger, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Ellen Koepsell R.N.

(507)538-0047

koepsell.ellen@mayo.edu