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PACE30: 30 Years in Cardiac Pacing (PACE30)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01086098
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2010 by University of Dundee.
Recruitment status was:  Active, not recruiting
First Posted : March 12, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 12, 2010
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Limited data exist regarding temporal trends in permanent pacemaker (PPM) implantation. To describe trends in incidence and comorbidities of PPM recipients, the investigators aim to conduct a retrospective population-based cohort study using record linkage, over a 32 year period.

Condition or disease
Pacemakers

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 5000 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Trends in Cardiac Pacing - 30 Years of Implants
Study Start Date : March 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : March 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : March 2011
Groups and Cohorts

Group/Cohort
All paced patients


Outcome Measures

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cardiovascular Mortality [ Time Frame: 30 years ]
    We will examine time to cardiovascular death from pacemaker implant and relate to the differing indications for pacing


Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Hospitalisation for heart failure [ Time Frame: 30 years ]
    We will examine the frequency of hospitalisations after device implantation


Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
All patients with pacemakers
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All patients with pacemakers
More Information

Responsible Party: Dr. A. Choy, University of Dundee
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01086098     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ELD004
First Posted: March 12, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: March 12, 2010
Last Verified: March 2010

Keywords provided by University of Dundee:
Pacemakers
Survival