Published Online: March 13, 2006 (doi:10.1001/jama.295.13.joc60034).
Author Contributions: Drs Kastrati and Schömig had full access to all of the data in the study and take responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
Study concept and design: Kastrati, Berger, Schömig.
Acquisition of data: Mehilli, Neumann, Dotzer, ten Berg, Bollwein, Graf, Ibrahim, Pache, Seyfarth, Schühlen, Dirschinger.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Kastrati, Mehilli, Berger, Schömig.
Drafting of the manuscript: Kastrati, Schömig.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Mehilli, Neumann, Dotzer, ten Berg, Bollwein, Graf, Ibrahim, Pache, Seyfarth, Schühlen, Dirschinger, Berger.
Statistical analysis: Kastrati.
Obtained funding: Kastrati, Mehilli, Schömig.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Bollwein, Graf, Ibrahim, Seyfarth, Schühlen.
Study supervision: Mehilli, Neumann, Dotzer, ten Berg, Bollwein, Pache, Dirschinger, Schömig.
Financial Disclosures: Dr Kastrati has received lecture fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Lilly, and Sanofi-Aventis; Dr Schühlen has received lecture fees from Lilly; Dr Berger has received unrestricted educational grants from Sanofi-Aventis, Lilly, and Sankyo for the Duke Cardiovascular Cath Lab Conference, which he directs, and has also received research support from Guilford and lecture fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Sanofi-Aventis, and Schering Plough. The other authors reported no financial disclosures.
Funding/Support: This trial was supported in part by the grant KKF 04-03 from Deutsches Herzzentrum, Munich, Germany.
Role of the Sponsor: The Deutsches Herzzentrum had no role in the study design; the collection, analysis, or interpretation of the data; the decision to publish the findings; or the writing of the manuscript.
ISAR-REACT 2 Investigators and Centers: Study Organization:Steering committee: A. Schömig (chair), A. Kastrati (principal investigator), P. Berger; Data and Safety Monitoring Board: J. Mann (chair), F. Hoffmann, M. Schwaiger, K. Ulm (biostatistician); Data Coordinating Center: J. Mehilli, H. Bollwein, C. Vollmer, H. Holle, S. Glaser, K. Hösl, F. Rodrigues, C. Peterle, S. Sunder; Angiographic Core Laboratory: A. Dibra, S. Piniek, S. Mayer, O. Bruskina; ECG Core Laboratory: M. Ibrahim, C. Markwardt, V. Bassignana; Participating Centers and Investigators:Deutsches Herzzentrum, Munich, Germany: J. Pache (principal investigator), C. Schmitt, H. Schühlen, R. Wessely, I. Ott, M. Lampen; Klinikum rechts der Isar, Munich: J. Dirschinger (principal investigator), M. Seyfarth, N. von Beckerath, M. Karch, K. L. Laugwitz; Herz-Zentrum, Bad Krozingen, Germany: F.-J. Neumann (principal investigator), H. J. Büttner, H.-P. Bestehorn, V. Bassignana, K. Peitz, M. Ference, M. Gick, K. Werner, T. Comberg; Klinikum Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany: F. Dotzer (principal investigator), C. Glatthor, M. Fleckenstein; St Antonius Ziekenhuis, Nieuwegein, the Netherlands: J. M. ten Berg (principal investigator), E. T. Bal, E. G. Mast, M. J. Suttorp, B. J. W. M. Rensing, F. D. Eefting; Herzzentrum der Segeberger Kliniken, Bad Segeberg, Germany: G. Richardt (principal investigator), P. Meyborg, A. Khattab, R. Toelg; Istituto Dante Pazzanese de Cardiologia, Sao Paolo, Brazil: L. A. Mattos (principal investigators), A. J. Chavez, J. E. Souza, A. Abizaid, A. G. M. R. Sousa.