Maximum Targeted Ablation of Atrial Flutter

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2007 by Lawson Health Research Institute.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : June 25, 2007
Last Update Posted : June 25, 2007
Information provided by:
Lawson Health Research Institute

Brief Summary:
Patients undergoing atrial flutter ablation will be randomized to either the standard ablation approach or voltage targeted approach. Patients will be followed for one year to assess outcome of the ablation technique

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Atrial Flutter Procedure: radiofrequency catheter ablation Phase 4

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Maximum Targeted Ablation of Atrial Flutter
Study Start Date : July 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date : February 2008

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • patients undergoing TV-IVC isthmus ablatin for atrial flutter

Exclusion Criteria:

  • atypical atrial flutter
  • <18 years old any atrial surgery or pacemaker refusal to participate

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00491010

Contact: Allan Skanes, MD 519-685-8500 ext 32739
Contact: Lorne gula, MD 519 685-8500 ext 32739

Canada, Ontario
London Health Sciences Center Recruiting
London, Ontario, Canada, N6A 5A5
Sub-Investigator: Lorne Gula, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Lawson Health Research Institute
Principal Investigator: Allan c Skanes, MD University of Western Ontario, London Health Sciences Center Identifier: NCT00491010     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: R-06-153
First Posted: June 25, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 25, 2007
Last Verified: June 2007

Keywords provided by Lawson Health Research Institute:
atrial flutter
voltage targeted

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Flutter
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes