Edinburgh Clinical Trials

TARGET-CTCA

Troponin in Acute chest pain to Risk stratify and Guide EffecTive use of Computed Tomography Coronary Angiography

The main aim of the study is to find out if a heart scan (called a computed tomography coronary angiogram) will benefit patients who have come to hospital with chest pain but haven’t had a heart attack. 

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Chief Investigator: Professor Nick Mills

Number and location of participating sites / geographical scope (by region/ country): 2 health boards in Scotland (NHS Lothian and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde)

 

Funder: British Heart Foundation

Start and End date

Of grant award  May 2019 - April 2024

Of recruitment  Sep 2019 - 

 

Current Status: Recruiting

 

GDPR privacy statement: Available on https://edin.ac/target-ctca-trial

 

Trial website : https://edin.ac/target-ctca-trial

 

Sponsor: ACCORD  http://accord.scot/

Chief Investigator Professor Nicholas Mills, Room SU225, Chancellor's Building, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary, Little France, Edinburgh, EH16 4SB, UK

Trial manager: Chris Tuck

 

ECTU Involvement Trial management / Statistics /  Database

(UKCRC)