Rural Andhra Pradesh Cardiovascular Prevention Study (RAPCAPS) "RAPCAPS"


Phase 4 Results

Summary of Purpose

This study will evaluate the effectiveness of a novel cardiovascular disease prevention program designed for delivery through existing primary health care services in rural villages in Andhra Pradesh. The primary aim is to increase the number of high-risk individuals in the population that are appropriately managed with proven, low-cost preventive interventions. The corresponding null hypothesis is...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 21 June 2012.

1 Dec 2005 6 Dec 2005 1 Dec 2008 1 Jun 2009 1 Jun 2012 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Prevention
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Factorial Assignment


  • Clara K Chow, MBBS, FRACP Phone: + 61 2 9993 4566 Email: Bruce C Neal, MBChB, PhD Phone: +61 2 9993 4558 Email: