iPod and Other MP3 Players on ICDs and Pacemakers in Children
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00542854|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 12, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 28, 2009
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Heart Block Bradycardia Tachycardia Arrhythmia||Device: MP3|
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|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||100 participants|
|Official Title:||A Pilot Study on the Effects of Digital Music Players on Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators and Pacemakers in Pediatrics and Congenital Heart Disease|
|Study Start Date :||October 2007|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||September 2008|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 2008|
4 different brands of MP3 players will be tested at 3 distances from pacemakers and ICDs.
4 different brands of MP3 players will be tested at 3 distances from ICD/pacemaker site in children and adults with congenital heart disease.
- Change in pacemaker sensing thresholds, pacing thresholds, telemetry interference or pacemaker inhibition. [ Time Frame: 10 minutes ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00542854
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Children's Hospital Boston|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02115|
|Principal Investigator:||Charles Berul, MD||Boston Children’s Hospital|