Canadian Community Utilization of Stroke Prevention Study - Emergency Department "C-CUSP ED"


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Summary of Purpose

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common heart condition, and increases the risk of stroke by six times. There are several medications (blood thinners) that can prevent strokes in AF patients. Many AF patients present to the emergency department, but about half of AF patients leave without prescription of a blood thinner. The study aims to evaluate if adding options like giving a patient education kit, encouraging...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 26 March 2018.

1 Jun 2015 6 Jan 2015 31 Oct 2016 8 Mar 2018 1 Mar 2018 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Non-Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Single Group Assignment