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Omaha, Nebraska 68198


The purpose of this study is to look at the progression of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in normal control individuals and in patients with controlled diabetes.

Study summary:

Cardiovascular disease remains the greatest cause of mortality in people with diabetes mellitus. This observation study will evaluate non-traditional risk factors for their contributions to vascular disease progression as determined by carotid intima media thickness and history of vascular disease events over 1 year. This study requires annual checks of blood, urine, history, and carotid ultrasound for carotid intimal medical thickness.


Inclusion Criteria: - 19 years old or more and willing to return for annual testing for 2 years. - Those with Diabetes need to have the condition for at least 5 years. - Normal controls need to have no diabetes, kidney disease, or chronic disease. Exclusion Criteria: - Estimated GFR <60 (mL/min/1.73m2) - Any condition that would change weight dramatically in the near future such as malabsorption, pregnancy, malignancy - For Normal: BMI>30, BP > 140/90 , LDL > 130. - For Diabetes: BP> 135/85, A1C> 8%. LDL > 100.



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Jennifer Larsen, MD

Jillian M. Witte, RN,BSN
Phone: 402-559-8553
Email: jmwitte@unmc.edu

Backup Contact:

Email: oostmann@unmc.edu
Olga Ostmann, MD
Phone: 402-559-2274

Location Contact:

Omaha, Nebraska 68198
United States

Olga Ostmann, MD
Phone: 402-559-2274
Email: oostmann@unmc.edu

Site Status: Recruiting

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: March 16, 2018

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