Safety of Capsule Endoscopy in Patients With Implantable Cardiac Devices
This is a prospective study designed to assess safety and potential influence of the MiroCam on cardiac pacemaker and implantable cardiac defibrillator.
|Study Design:||Time Perspective: Prospective|
|Official Title:||Safety of Capsule Endoscopy Using Human Body Communication in Patients With Cardiac Pacemakers and Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators|
|Study Start Date:||December 2009|
|Study Completion Date:||February 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||February 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
MiroCam (IntroMedic, Ltd, Seoul, Korea) is a small bowel capsule endoscope using human body communication for data transmission. There is a concern of potential interactions between cardiac devices and capsule endoscope. This clinical study was designed to evaluate the potential influence of the MiroCam on cardiac pacemaker and implantable cardiac defibrillator.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01360502
|Korea, Republic of|
|Seoul, Korea, Republic of|
|Study Chair:||Si Young Song, M.D., Ph.D.||Yonsei University|