Tonometry and Duplex Ultrasound to Predict AAA Progression and CV Events in Aneurysm Patients (1-2-3 Trial)

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Brief Title

Tonometry and Duplex Ultrasound to Predict AAA Progression and CV Events in Aneurysm Patients (1-2-3 Trial)

Official Title

Tonometry (1) and Duplex Ultrasound (2) to Predict Abdominal Aorta Aneurysm (3) Progression and Cardiovascular Events in Aneurysm Patients

Brief Summary

      Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is a common vascular disease and associated with risk of
      rupture, but also with a high cardiovascular (CV) event rate. A key difficulty in AAA is
      predicting these life-threatening complications, highlighting the need to explore the
      potential of novel techniques. Both progression of AAA and CV events are strongly linked to
      vascular health. In 2013, the SMART risk score is developed to calculate the risk of the
      patients for recurrent vascular events based on clinical characteristics. Recently, a novel,
      easy to perform, non-invasive test of endothelial function (the carotid artery reactivity
      (CAR) test), reflecting target organ damage, has recently been introduced. The CAR is a
      simple, quick (5-min), non-invasive test that uses ultrasound to examine the carotid artery
      in response to sympathetic stimulation by placing one hand in cold water. This test shows
      strong agreement with both coronary and aortic responses to sympathetic stimulation and
      predicted CV events in patients with peripheral arterial disease.

      The aim of this prospective 2-year follow-up study is to investigate the predictive capacity
      of the CAR-test in comparison to the SMART risk score for the development of cardiovascular
      events in patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm who have not yet reached the treatment
      threshold. This could aid clinical decision making in the need for (surgical) intervention,
      but also alter (drug) treatment to reduce risk of cardiovascular events. Secondary objectives
      are to investigate the predictive capacity of the CAR-test for progression of the abdominal
      aortic aneurysm, and to evaluate QoL scores in patients under surveillance for AAA. The aim
      is to provide insight if these scores can help clinical decision making.
    

Detailed Description

      The investigators will include 167 patients under surveillance for AAA who are all currently
      under the threshold for repair (i.e. AAA diameter 40-50 mm for men and 35-45 mm for women).
      Participants will be recruited from all collaborating hospitals (Radboudumc, Rijnstate, CWZ)
      after providing written informed consent. Additionally, AAA-patients under surveillance of
      general practitioners are eligible (and will be contacted through the hospital-links), since
      the nature of the tests allow for performing all tests at the general practitioners' office.

      In this observational, prospective study, a total of 167 patients under surveillance for an
      AAA, who are currently under threshold for repair (i.e. AAA diameter 40-50 mm for men and
      35-44 mm for women), will be included. Baseline patient characteristics will be registered,
      including traditional risk factors and CV-history. In addition to regular care of measuring
      AAA diameter progression (in mm/year), the investigators will perform the CAR-test (10-min)
      and non-invasive arterial stiffness measures (PWA and PWV with the SphygmoCor device (10-min)
      one time as baseline. Furthermore, the investigators will ask patients to complete a
      questionnaire about the quality of their life (Appendix 1). A second questionnaire tries to
      clarify the disease experience of the patients and can be found in Appendix 2. Both
      questionnaires will be asked to be completed at the start and the end of the study.
      Subsequently, the investigators will record major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE)
      according to the International Classification of Disease-10. Registration of MACE will be
      performed using hospital-records and following international guidelines. Across a 2-year
      follow-up, by means of regular follow-up appointments, the investigators will examine AAA
      progression (in mm/year) and the ability of the CAR parameter and arterial stiffness
      parameters to predict CV-events.
    


Study Type

Observational


Primary Outcome

Major Adverse Cardiovascular Events (MACE)

Secondary Outcome

 SMART risk score

Condition

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

Intervention

Carotid Artery Reactivity test (CAR test)


Publications

* Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by National Clinical Trials Identifier (NCT ID) in Medline.

Recruitment Information


Recruitment Status

Diagnostic Test

Estimated Enrollment

167

Start Date

July 1, 2019

Completion Date

January 2023

Primary Completion Date

December 2020

Eligibility Criteria

        Inclusion Criteria:

          -  Male or female at least 18 years old;

          -  Informed consent form understood and signed and patient agrees to follow- up visits;

          -  Has an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), who is still under surveillance;

        Exclusion Criteria:

          -  Life expectancy < 2 years;

          -  Psychiatric or other condition that may interfere with the study;

          -  Participating in another clinical study, interfering on outcomes;

          -  Increased risk for coronary spasms (score Rose-questionnaire ≥2; this questionnaire
             can be found in Appendix 3);

          -  Presence of Raynaud's phenomenon, chronic pain syndrome at upper extremity(s),
             presence of an AV fistula or shunt, open wounds to the upper extremity(s), and/or
             scleroderma associated with placing the hand in ice water;

          -  Recent (<3 months) presence of angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, cerebral
             infarction, and/or heart failure, or PAD treatment.
      

Gender

All

Ages

N/A - N/A

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

No

Contacts

Michel Rijnen, MD, prof, 0880057282, [email protected]

Location Countries

Netherlands

Location Countries

Netherlands

Administrative Informations


NCT ID

NCT03989011

Organization ID

NL68953.091.19


Responsible Party

Sponsor

Study Sponsor

Rijnstate Hospital

Collaborators

 Radboud University

Study Sponsor

Michel Rijnen, MD, prof, Principal Investigator, Rijnstate Hospital


Verification Date

July 2019