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INTRINSIC RV - Inhibition of Unnecessary RV Pacing With AV Search Hysteresis in ICDs

2010-07-15 17:00:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

INTRINSIC RV is a two-armed randomized trial that will compare the effects of innovative dual-chamber pacing with AV Search Hysteresis to standard VVI among ICD patients.

Description

The purpose of study is to assess whether AVSH will provide benefits of a dual-chamber ICD without the deleterious effects of unnecessary RV pacing. This study will aim to demonstrate that DDDR-AVSH is equal to VVI with respect to mortality and HF hospitalizations.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Tachycardia

Intervention

Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator

Status

Completed

Source

Boston Scientific Corporation

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400

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Implantable devices which continuously monitor the electrical activity of the heart and automatically detect and terminate ventricular tachycardia (TACHYCARDIA, VENTRICULAR) and VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION. They consist of an impulse generator, batteries, and electrodes.

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