Research Study

Creation and Implementation of a BC/Canada Registry for Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Principal Investigator 
Liam Brunham

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Coronary Artery Disease
Disorders and Conditions 
Genetics
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT02009345
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
May 20, 2020 to Nov 30, 2020
Name/Title 
Tanya Vasyukhnik
Purpose of Study 

Familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) is the most frequent genetic lipoprotein disorder associated with premature coronary artery disease.  The goal of this initiative is to create a registry of subjects with FH across Canada. The registry will help clinicians and researchers to determine the burden of disease and the long-term effects of treatment. 

Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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