PROspective Multicenter Imaging Study for Evaluation of Chest Pain - The PROMISE Trial
Coronary Artery Disease
Dr. Joseph Hakas
Men and women, ages 45 and older, with new or worsening chest pain suspicious for clinically significant coronary artery disease. For additional criteria, For additional criteria, call the Research Coordinator at Pinehurst Medical Clinic (Pinehurst) or Pinehurst Medical Clinic (Sanford - Jennifer Gabarino, 910-235-1516).
A prospective multicenter imaging study for evaluation of chest pain. Objective is to determine whether an initial non-invasive anatomic imaging strategy with coronary CT angiography (CTA) will improve clinical outcomes in subjects with symptoms concerning for coronary artery disease relative to an initial functional testing strategy (usual care). Study hypothesis: initial anatomic testing strategy will provide information that will result in superior long-term health outcomes as compared to an initial functional testing strategy.