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Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Heart Study

key information

study id #: NCT03443115

condition: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy-Associated Dilated Cardiomyopathy

status: unknown


Retrospective cohort study including patients with genetically proven Duchenne muscular dystrophy, diagnosed from January 1993 to March 2020. Inclusion of the data relative to genetic diagnosis, clinical characteristics at baseline, cardiac and respiratory workup, medical treatments (ACE inhibitors, steroids), surgical procedures, and occurrence during follow-up of cardiac, respiratory and fatal events. Objectives are to describe long-term natural history of the disease, vital prognosis, genotype-phenotype correlations, effect of treatments.

mechanism of action: No pharmaceutical intervention

results: https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT03443115

last updated: October 19, 2020