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Complications Following Pacemaker Implantation

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01038180
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 23, 2009
Last Update Posted : December 23, 2009
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
University of Aarhus

Brief Summary:
This study examines possible risk factors with regard to complications following pacemaker implantation.

Condition or disease
Bradycardia

Detailed Description:
This study examines possible risk factors with regard to complications following pacemaker implantation. We are using data from The Danish Pacemaker Register.

Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 28000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Complications Following Pacemaker or ICD Implantation: Results From The Danish Pacemaker and ICD Register
Study Start Date : January 1997
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2008

Group/Cohort
pacemaker group




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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
All Danish patients receiving a permanent cardiac pacemaker during the years 1997 to 2008
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • permanent cardiac pacemaker

Exclusion Criteria:none


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Locations
Denmark
Department of Cardiology, Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby
Aarhus, Denmark, 8200
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Aarhus
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Rikke E Kirkfeldt, MD Aarhus University Hospital

Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Responsible Party: Rikke Esberg Kirkfeldt, Aarhus Universityhospital, Skejby
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01038180     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SKS-REK-1
First Posted: December 23, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 23, 2009
Last Verified: December 2009

Keywords provided by University of Aarhus:
pacemaker
adverse effects

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