Vitamin D and Stroke

Recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

Stroke remains one of the most devastating neurological diseases, often causing death, or gross physical impairment. It is the second most common cause of death worldwide and a major cause of acquired disability in adults.Vitamin D deficiency has been reported to contribute to the risk of cardiovascular disease especially stroke.

Detailed Description

This case -control observational prospective study will conducted on fifty patients with first -ever acute onset stroke within seven days (25 patients with hemorrhagic stroke and 25 patients with ischemic stroke )

Conditions

Interventions

  • Vit D Dietary Supplement
    Intervention Desc: It is to examine the relationship between serum 25 (OH) D levels and Stroke either ischemic or hemorrhagic types
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Group 1 (hemorrhagic stroke)
    Description: All participants will be subjected to thorough history taking, full clinical and neurological examination. Stroke subtype will be classified according to the criteria of Trial of Org 10172 in acute Stroke Treatment (TOAST) classification.
    ARM 2: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Group 2 (Ischemic stroke)
    Description: All participants will be subjected to thorough history taking, full clinical and neurological examination. Stroke subtype will be classified according to the criteria of Trial of Org 10172 in acute Stroke Treatment (TOAST) classification.

Trial Design

  • Observation: Case Control
  • Perspective: Prospective
  • Sampling: Probability Sample

Trial Population

patients with first -ever acute onset stroke within seven days

Outcomes

Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary serum 25 (OH) D levels Within the first 24 hours Yes
Secondary Stroke severity Within the first 24 hours Yes
Secondary Stroke etiology Within the first 24 hours Yes
Secondary Stroke risk factors Within the first 24 hours Yes
Secondary Stroke subtypes Within the first 24 hours Yes

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