ACC - Atrial Contribution to CRT
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00180323|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 16, 2005
Results First Posted : November 12, 2012
Last Update Posted : February 3, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Dilated Cardiomyopathy||Device: Renewal||Phase 4|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||43 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||ACC - Atrial Contribution to CRT|
|Study Start Date :||November 2004|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2008|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2008|
Experimental: Renewal CRT (CRT ICD)
Single arm study only. All patients will undergo advanced echocardiographic examination pre-operative, pre-discharge after implantation and at 3 and 6-months follow-up. AV-delay optimization will be performed using aortic VTI (Velocity Time Integral) measured by continuous wave Doppler in a modified 4-chamber view. During optimisation aortic VTI will be measured at different heart rates reached by increasing atrial pacing 10, 20 and 30 beats above intrinsic heart rate (IHR).
Renewal is a CRT-D device for cardiac resynchronization therapy
- Aortic Velocity Time Integral (VTI) [ Time Frame: At implant (baseline), 3 months and 6 months Follow-up ]Velocity time integral of the aortic flow correlates with cardiac output and is an accepted parameter for optimization of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT).
- Optimal AV-Delay (AVD) [ Time Frame: Implant (baseline), 3 months and 6 months Follow-up ]Optimal AV-Delay will be measured at implant (baseline ), 3months and 6 months Follow-up for intrinsic heart rate, and 10, 20 and 30 Bpm above intrinsic heart rate.
- 6 Minute Walk Test [ Time Frame: implant (baseline), 3 months and 6 months Follow-up ]6 Minute Walk Test was performed at implant (baseline), 3 months and 6 months follow-up Distance walked within 6 minutes is assessed in meter. This is a test that reflects daily life activities of elderly patients.
- Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction (LVEF) [ Time Frame: implant (baseline), 3 Months, 6 Months ]Left ventricular Ejection Fraction (LVEF) was measured before implant (baseline) and at 3 and 6 months Follow-up
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|Principal Investigator:||Jasper Hastrup Svendson, MD||Rigshospitalet, Denmark|