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.