A Prospective Multicenter Study to Evaluate Usefulness of Cardio-Ankle Vascular Index in Japan "CAVI-J"

Active, not recruiting

Phase Results N/A

Trial Description

The objective of this five-year prospective observational follow-up study is to examine the additional benefits of using cardio-ankle vascular index (CAVI) as a predictive indicator of cardiovascular events in high-risk patients.


Trial Design

  • Observation: Cohort
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Non-Probability Sample

Trial Population

primiary care clinic and hospital


Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary major cardiac events five years No
Secondary all cause mortality five years No
Secondary all cause mortality, cardiovascular events, and renaly dysfunction five years No