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Study List

TIMACS (Completed)
TIMing of Intervention in patients with Acute Coronary Syndromes

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A prospective comparison of the relative efficacy, safety, and cost effectiveness of a management strategy of coronary angiography and intervention performed within 24 hours of randomization versus delayed coronary angiography and intervention in patients after 36 hours with ACS.

Study Design: Treatment, Randomized, Single blind (outcomes assessor), Parallel assignment, Safety/ Efficacy study.

Intervention: Early vs. Delayed Invasive Strategies.

Length of Study: 6 years

# of Patients: 3,000

Patient Populations: Unstable Angina, Myocardial Infarction.


Presentations

AHA Late Breaking Clinical Trials Session 


Main Publications (for a full listing of publications, please visit the 'Media and Publications' section)

New England Journal of Medicine (under review). A Randomized Comparison of Early versus Delayed Invasive Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes.

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