Vu, HTT and Nguyen, HTT and Pham, HM and Do, LD and Nguyen, QN and Norman, R and Huxley, RR and Pham, NM and Lee, CMY and Reid, CM, Establishment of a percutaneous coronary intervention registry in Vietnam: rationale and methodology, Global Heart, 15, (1) Article 30. ISSN 2211-8160 (2020) [Refereed Article]
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Method: A Vietnamese data collection form and collection strategy were developed in collaboration with the Vietnam National Heart Institute. Information on patient characteristics, treatments, and outcomes was collected through direct interviews using a standardised form and medical record abstraction, while PCI data was read and coded into paper forms by interventional cardiologists. Viability of the registry was determined by four main factors: 1) being able to collect a representative sample; 2) quality of data obtained; 3) costs and time taken for data collection by hospital staff; and 4) level of support from key stakeholders in the institute.
Results: Between September 2017 and May 2018, 1,022 patients undergoing PCI were recruited from a total of 1,041 procedures conducted during that time frame. The estimated mean time to collect information from patients before discharge was 60 minutes. Of the collected data fields, 98% were successfully completed. Most hospital staff surveyed indicated support for the continuation of the activity following the implementation of the pilot study.
Conclusions: The proposed methodology for establishing a PCI registry in a large hospital in Vietnam produced high quality data and was considered worthwhile by hospital staff. The model has the potential opportunity for replication in other cardiac catheterisation sites, leading to a national PCI registry in Vietnam.
|Item Type:||Refereed Article|
|Keywords:||Vietnam, methodology, percutaneous coronary intervention, registry|
|Research Division:||Biomedical and Clinical Sciences|
|Research Group:||Cardiovascular medicine and haematology|
|Research Field:||Cardiology (incl. cardiovascular diseases)|
|Objective Group:||Clinical health|
|Objective Field:||Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions|
|UTAS Author:||Pham, NM (Dr Ngoc Minh Pham)|
|Web of Science® Times Cited:||4|
|Deposited By:||Menzies Institute for Medical Research|
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