NOTE: Extended to 9/30/2015 (original end date was 9/30/2014) per NSSC information and A. Chu/ARC (Ed., 9/10/14)
A total of 9 males (with 4 without exposure to ACEi and 5 with exposure to ACEi) and 15 females (10 without exposure to ACEi and 5 with exposure to ACEi) (total N = 24) completed the study with 3 month follow up visit.
We have completed DXA (dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry) bone density tests in spine and hip regions at baseline for the participants.
We have completed serum sample analysis and data entry from the chart review. Data analysis is pending at this time. We plan to publish after completion of data analysis.
• Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval received
• Started recruitment and continuing recruitment
• IRB continuing review approved
• Received approval for “No cost extension” of the project - see following schedule for revised plan of action:
Recruit subjects: August 2014-May 2015
Test subjects: September 2014-June 2015
Ship samples: June 2015
Sample/data analysis: June 2015-September 2015
Writeup: September 2015-October 2015